Book Review: C21 Collection Anthropocene Feminism Reviewed in Signs

Our C21 book Anthropocene Feminism, based on our 2014 conference of the same name, has been reviewed in Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society. Claire Brault writes that in “anthologiz[ing] major thinkers in feminist theory whose work engages the current… Read More

C21 Graduate Fellow Allain Daigle in the Atlantic!

Congratulations to current UWM doctoral candidate Allain Daigle for his recent article, “How the 50-mm Lens Became ‘Normal,’” in the May issue of The Atlantic! Allain’s piece was published in partnership with Object Lessons and offers a compelling history of the 50-mm lens’… Read More

New C21 Book: After Extinction Available Now

The Center for 21st Century Studies is excited to announce that After Extinction is now available from the University of Minnesota Press! The book originates from our 2015 conference of the same name and includes essays inspired by and evolving from panels, lectures,… Read More

Two New C21 Publications: Richard Grusin in Ambienti Mediali and Fata Morgana

Center for 21st Century Studies Director Richard Grusin has contributed a chapter on “Datamediation” for the new book Ambienti Mediali, edited by Pietro Montani, Dario Cecchi, and Martino Feyles. Featuring work by former C21 Ph.D. fellow Angela Maiello, Bernard Stiegler, Francesco… Read More

C21 Fellow Jesse McLean Exhibition: “When It Rains, It Pours”

We are proud to announce that current C21 Fellow Jesse McLean’s solo exhibition “When It Rains, It Pours” is now open at the Silver Eye Center for Photography in Pittsburgh. “When It Rains, It Pours” is an exploration of the effects… Read More

2018-19 C21 UWM Fellows Announced

The Center for 21st Century Studies is pleased to announce its 2018-19 UWM fellows and their research projects: Joel Berkowitz (FLL/Jewish Studies) Plotting Yiddish Drama Miren Boehm (Philosophy) The Limits of Thought in David Hume’s Philosophy Rachel Buff (History/Ethnic Studies)… Read More

Inaugural Group of C21 Collaboratory Awardees

The Center for 21st Century Studies (C21) is pleased to announce the first awardees in our new C21 Collaboratory initiative, which offers grants for interdisciplinary research collaborations among UWM faculty, students, staff, and members of the community. Awardees include Erica… Read More

New C21 Book: After Extinction

Coming Soon! We are proud to announce that our latest book with the University of Minnesota Press, After Extinction, has a publication date set for March 2018. The book originates from our 2015 conference of the same name. Including both… Read More

LARB Reviews Anthropocene Feminism

Our most recent volume of essays, Anthropocene Feminism was reviewed by Catriona Sandilands (Environmental Studies, York University, Toronto) in the Los Angeles Review of Books.

2017-18 C21 Fellows Announced

The Center for 21st Century Studies is pleased to announce its 2017-18 fellows and their research projects.