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  • Of Note: Tym Wowk

    We are pleased to share with our LLC community that Tym Wowk (cohort 15) has been awarded the UMBC Summer Dissertation Fellowship 2017. This award, which is granted to graduate students for...
    Posted: June 7, 2017 8:36 AM
  • CFP: New Directions in the Humanities

    Deadline: 5 September 2017
    Sixteenth International Conference on New Directions in the Humanities University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA 5-7 July 2018 CALL FOR...
    Posted: June 7, 2017 8:35 AM
  • University System of Maryland - Women's Forum Scholarships

    Calling Students, Faculty, ​and Staff - Scholarships & Awards Available! Applications for the USMWF 2017-2018 scholarship/awards are now open. All USM faculty, staff, and students to apply....
    Posted: June 2, 2017 12:32 PM
  • Textshop Experiments: Issue Three

    Kevin Wisniewski and Felix Burgos
    Kevin Wisniewski (cohort 15) and Felix Burgos (cohort 14)  have released today the third issue of Textshop Experiments: The Open Issue. Textshop Experiments is a biannual, peer-reviewed open...
    Posted: June 1, 2017 12:57 PM
  • Rhizomes: Meme Culture, Alienation Capital, and Gestic Play

    Reviews by Dr. Craig Saper and Christopher Justice
    Rhizomes, Cultural Studies in Emerging Knowledge, has just released its 32nd issue, edited by Talan Memmott and Davin Heckman. Dr. Craig Saper has contributed to the collaborative essay *Meme...
    Posted: May 31, 2017 10:31 AM
  • Algebra Project Hosts Conference: Free Minds, Free People

    Contribute to youth scholarships
    This national youth conference is coming to Baltimore this July. The theme for 2017 is Fighting For Our Lives. The conference will tie together various threads of struggle—our fight for water...
    Posted: May 25, 2017 10:43 AM
  • CFP: Mellon Emerging Scholars Conference

    “Sustaining Diverse and Inclusive Communities”
    Thanks to generous support from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, Queens College has undertaken a three-year project led by faculty and students to advance understanding and formulate plans of...
    Posted: May 25, 2017 10:26 AM
  • Real People Profiles: Bentley Corbett

    We're asking some of the people you might encounter on the UMBC campus, including students, faculty, staff and alumni, to answer a few questions about themselves and their experiences. These are...
    Posted: May 24, 2017 10:51 AM
  • Apply to an Object Lessons Workshop

    Sponsored by the National Endowment for the Humanities
    How can scholars and nonfiction authors write for broader audiences while maintaining intellectual rigor and developing their academic profiles? In 2017 - 2018, Object Lessons will host four NEH...
    Posted: May 21, 2017 1:39 PM
  • Of Note: Erin Berry and Mary Laurents

    Dresher Center Residential Graduate Fellows 2017-2018
    We are pleased to share with the LLC community that Erin Berry (cohort 15) and Mary Laurents (cohort 16) have been recently selected as the Dresher Center Residential Graduate Fellows (2017-2018)....
    Posted: May 21, 2017 1:30 PM