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“Insecurity” featured on “Against the Grain” with former Deputy Director

The newest C21 edited volume, Insecurity (2022), was featured in the 94.1 KPFA radio show “Against the Grain.” In the episode, former C21 Deputy Director, Maureen Ryan, considers Kondo’s decluttering method and her television show in the context of pervasive… Read More

C21 Director Anne Basting Highlights Lonely No More! on WPR

C21 Director Anne Basting talking about C21’s Lonely No More! Program and the results of our participatory research project survey on WPR’s Central Time with Rob Ferrett. The discussion featured some discussion about our roundtables, podcast, and book club alongside… Read More

Anne Bonds and Derek Handley Featured on Curious Campus

C21 Advisory Committee member Anne Bonds and C21 Faculty Fellow Derek Handley talked about their project, “Mapping Racism and Resistance in Milwaukee County,” on WUWM’s Curious Campus on February 17th. Take a listen to the 30-minute episode here!

David Pate featured as one of Wisconsin’s Most Influential Black Leaders

C21 Advisory Council member David Pate (Social Work) was named one of Wisconsin’s most influential black leaders by Madison365. David has also been elected Director at Large of the Society for Social Work and Research (SSWR), a non-profit, professional membership society for… Read More

Arijit Sen Leads Discussion on the Documentary “Milwaukee 53206”

In collaboration with the Honors Equity Team, the Honors Antiracism Event Series presents a virtual viewing and discussion of the 2016 documentary, “Milwaukee 53206.” Please join us on Thursday, November 4 from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. on Zoom for the 55-minute viewing,… Read More

Anne Bonds and Derek Handley take Part in Talk: “Mapping Racism and Resistance in Milwaukee County”

The 2021 Morris Fromkin Memorial Lecture will be presented by Anne Bonds, associate professor, UWM Department of Geography, and Derek Handley, assistant professor, UWM Department of English, with Reggie Jackson, journalist and educator/consultant, Nurturing Diversity Partners, LLC, and Lawrence Hoffman, GIS program manager at… Read More

Call for Collaboratories

The call for Collaboratory proposals is currently open. See here for the call!

Talking Walls: A C21 Exhibit

An interactive exhibit (Nov 1 – 30, 2021)   UWM’s Center for 21st Century Studies invites you to explore our space with us.  Help the walls do the talking by sharing your stories and responses to the space as well as your… Read More

Call for 2022-2023 Faculty Fellows

Our call for Faculty Fellows is here. The deadline for application is Monday, December 6th, 2021. Each year, the Center selects a group of UWM Fellows, as well as one external Fellow, who are provided teaching releases and office space in… Read More

Graduate Fellowship from Humanities Without Walls

Humanities Without Walls Consortium is calling for applications to their national pre-doctoral career diversity summer workshop. Candidates are awarded $4,500 to attend the workshop, which is based in Ann Arbor, MI in the summer of 2022. UWM can nominate one doctoral… Read More