Fellowship application, PhD, Cultural Expressions of Trauma and Nostalgia in the Uyghur Diaspora

This PhD position is funded by a MIS (Mandat d’Impulsion Scientifique/ Incentive Grant for Scientific Research) project, “Bearing Witness to Traumatic Experiences: Cultural Productions of Uyghurs in Exile”.

Application deadline: March 1, 2021.

Jan. 14 | The Converso's Return: Dalia Kandiyoti in Conversation with Devin E. Naar

Join the Sephardic Studies Program at the Stroum Center for Jewish Studies at the Univ. of Washington for our next virtual event on Thursday, January 14 @ 5 pm PST: 

The Converso's Return: Dalia Kandiyoti in Conversation with Devin E. Naar: REGISTER HERE

CFP: [kon]-paper Nr. 8 zum Thema "Jagd" (21.01.2021)

Das interdisziplinäre Literatur- und Kulturmagazin [kon]-paper schreibt seit 2015 mit jeder Ausgabe ein Wort aus, dem sich Feuilleton- und Essaybeiträge sowie Gedichte, kurze Prosa und szenische Texte widmen. Die für August 2021 geplante achte Ausgabe gehört ganz dem Thema »Jagd«. Ob Metapher, Motiv oder Akt in Musik, Literatur, Politik, Religion, Kultur oder Sprache: Ziel ist es, die Jagd thematisch aufzufächern und durch möglichst vielfältige Beiträge neue Perspektiven auf den Begriff zu eröffnen.

Journal ToC: Austrian Studies 28 (2020): Fragments of Empire. Austrian Modernisms and the Habsburg Imaginary. Edited by Deborah Holmes and Clemens Peck

Volume 28 of Austrian Studies investigates literary imaginings and cultural constructions of the Habsburg Empire. The retrospective phenomenon referred to by Claudio Magris as the ‘Habsburg myth’ plays an inevitable role, but the Habsburg imaginary spans a far greater range. Existing studies often give the impression of a fragile, backward-looking utopia or else the merry apocalypse and overwrought ‘Nervenkunst’ of a predominantly male, German-language elite.

Online seminars in popular culture - starting January 2021

Dear all,

I would like to put on your radar a few online seminar-style courses that may be of interest to subscribers of H-PCAACA. These are just a few of the courses hosted by a new nonprofit initiative, Borderlines Open School for Advanced Cross-Cultural Studies (more about this below).

Why Lovecraft? Why now? (January 4–February 1, 2021, Mondays 7–9pm ET, 4 online class sessions over a period of 5 weeks). Taught by Rebekah Sheldon.

CFP: Journal "Annali di Ca' Foscari. Serie Occidentale", No. 55/2021 (31.01.2021)

Call for Submissions for Annali di Ca’ Foscari. Serie occidentale  Literature, Culture, and History Section (no. 55/2021)
 
Annali di Ca’ Foscari. Serie occidentale is an open-access annual journal, publishing double blind peer-reviewed articles in the field of Modern Languages.

ANN: Frederick Douglass Scholars Fellowship, 2/5/21 Priority Review Deadline

Dear Colleagues,

Please find below information about a teaching fellowship being offered at several universities in Pennsylvania's State System of Higher Education. I would appreciate you sharing this with colleagues and eligible graduate students you may serve.  It is a great way for graduate students to get university-level teaching experience and to cultivate mentoring and other professional relationships that can be helpful throughout their careers.

ANNOUNCE: Frederick Douglass Scholars Fellowship, 2/5/21 Priority Review Deadline

Dear Colleagues,

Please find below information about a teaching fellowship being offered at several universities in Pennsylvania's State System of Higher Education. I would appreciate you sharing this with colleagues and eligible graduate students you may serve.  It is a great way for graduate students to get university-level teaching experience and to cultivate mentoring and other professional relationships that can be helpful throughout their careers.

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