Hello! I am seeking authors for the following chapters in an encyclopedia project for the ABC-Clio, a two volume encyclopedia of the Americas. There is some pay, but more significant is the publication that is better than than the average encyclopedia entry. The countries that need authors are Peru, Nicaragua, Haiti, and the Dominican Republic. Please contact me, Kim Morse (firstname.lastname@example.org), as soon as possible if interested. Thank you!
Travel grants of up to $2,500 are available to support research in the Special and Area Studies Collections Department of the George A. Smathers Libraries at University of Florida. Proposals are due Friday, June 1, 2018, with award notifications the week of July 1, 2018. Research must be undertaken between August 1, 2018, and June 30, 2019.
The Society for Latin American and Caribbean Anthropology (SLACA), a section of the American Anthropological Association, announces the opening of its annual book prize competition. The prize aims to recognize distinguished anthropological work that advances the understanding of the Americas in innovative and potentially transformative ways.
The award will be presented at the annual meeting of the American Anthropological Association in San Jose, CA November 14-18, 2018. A cash prizeof $1,000 accompanies the award.
STIPENDIARY FELLOWSHIP SCHEME 2018/2019
The Institute of Latin American Studies (ILAS) at the University of London is pleased to invite applications for its Stipendiary Fellowship Scheme 2018/2019.
The scheme will offer funding to support Early Career Scholars in Latin America and Caribbean Studies for periods of between three and eight months during the 2018/2019 academic year (October 2018 - July 2019). Successful applicants will be based at Senate House, London and receive a stipend of £1,750 per calendar month amongst other benefits.
In conjunction with the 22nd Annual Eugene Scassa Mock Organization of American States Conference and Competition, the ESMOAS Faculty Steering Committee is now accepting papers for our 3rd annual academic conference, to be held at Texas State University on November 1-
The Southern Historical Association Graduate Student Council invites applications for three new graduate student representatives to join us!
As a member of the Graduate Student Council you have the chance to participate in the workings of the society and interact with many of the great scholars who are members of the SHA. The SHA formed in 1934 with a mandate to take an “investigative rather than a memorial approach” to southern history. We have been investigating ever since.
The Programming Historian invites members of the Spanish-speaking scholarly community to a 3-day writing workshop, Digital Humanities Writing for Latin America at the University de los Andes (Bogotá, Colombia), 1-3 August 2018. This unique writing workshop will bring together researchers from across the humanities to write digital humanities tutorials that address the needs and scholarly agenda of researchers from Latin American and the Hispanic world.
Villa I Tatti - The Harvard University Center for Italian Renaissance Studies, Florence (Italy)
SAAM Fellows’ Lectures
Wednesday, May 2, through Friday, May 4, 2018, from 2 to 5 p.m.