Numismatic Teaching Tool of The Catholic University of America

The Catholic University of America (CUA) coin collection, part of the museum administered by the American Catholic History Research Center and University Archives, contains nearly seventeen hundred numismatic pieces, primarily from ancient Greece, the Roman rep

CFP: MLA 2019, Monuments and Monumentality. Museums, Media, Memory, abstracts due 3/15/18

Dear colleagues,

The MLA Executive Committees on Twentieth and Twenty-First Century German Literature and on Screen Arts and Culture invite proposals for the panel series:
 
Monuments and Monumentality. Museums, Media, Memory

Numismatic Teaching Tool of The Catholic University of America

The Catholic University of America (CUA) coin collection, part of the museum administered by the American Catholic History Research Center and University Archives, contains nearly seventeen hundred numismatic pieces, primarily from ancient Greece, the Roman rep

CFA: The Vivian G. Prins Fellowship 2018 at the Museum of Jewish Heritage – A Living Memorial to the Holocaust (Deadline: 2 April 2018)

The Museum of Jewish Heritage – A Living Memorial to the Holocaust is pleased to offer a fellowship for emigrating scholars, artists, museum professionals, and researchers through a grant from The Vivian G. Prins Foundation. The grant is in honor of Bronia Brandman, a survivor of Auschwitz and one of the Museum’s earliest and most steadfast volunteers. The Vivian G.

Announcement of New Book Series in Intercultural Transfer Studies with Anthem Press

We invite authors from the humanities and social sciences to submit book proposals and manuscripts for our new book series in Intercultural Transfer Studies. We seek manuscripts that highlight the interconnected nature of the modern world since the fifteenth century. Book proposals and manuscripts should focus on the processes of intercultural contacts and transfers that shaped human societies and cultures. The intercultural transfer paradigm allows us to study phenomena within the space these phenomena created, and which cuts across national spaces.

TOC: Museum Worlds (Volume 5) - Ritual Repatriation/Engaging Anthropological Legacies

Dear Colleague,

This volume of Museum Worlds features two special sections, where “Ritual Repatriation” poses an examination of ritual meaning and form across repatriation processes and “Engaging Anthropological Legacies” provides new insight into redeploying ethnographic collections and formats toward more convivial and cosmo-optimistic futures.

Please visit the Berghahn website for more information about the journal: www.berghahnjournals.com/museum-worlds

Volume 5

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