UWM Wins Award for Undergraduate Research Accomplishments (AURA)

The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee has been named one of two winners of this year’s Award for Undergraduate Research Accomplishments (AURA) by the Council on Undergraduate Research. The AURA is an annual award that recognizes institutions with exceptional opportunities and support for… Read More

Jason Puskar in Special In/Security Issue of English Language Notes

Congratulations to Jason Puskar, who was recently published in a special issue of English Language Notes on the theme of “In/Security.” Jason is an Associate Professor of English at UWM, as well as the principal member of the Center’s Public Humanities PhD… Read More

Center Director Richard Grusin Speaks About Trump, Terrorism, and Total Mediation in Madison

This Monday, November 12, Center Director Richard Grusin will be giving a talk at the Institute for Research in the Humanities at the University of Wisconsin – Madison. Titled “The Trump Show: Terrorism and Total Mediation,” the talk will consider… Read More

UWM’s Michael Newman Named as a 2018 Television Academy Foundation Fellow

Michael Newman, a previous C21 Fellow (2011-12) and professor in Journalism, Advertising, and Media Studies at UWM, has been named a Television Academy Foundation Fellow for 2018! One of just 25 Fellows named this year, Newman will join other Television… Read More

Applications Open for NEH Collaborative Research Grants

The National Endowment for the Humanities is now accepting applications for Collaborative Research Grants. These grants encourage collaboration among two or more scholars in the humanities, as well as interdisciplinary projects (with a special emphasis on partnerships with researchers from… Read More

Call for Applications: 2019 Career Diversity Residential Summer Workshop

Interested in working outside academia after graduate school? In summer 2019, Humanities Without Walls (HWW) is holding its second three-week, in-residence summer workshop for doctoral students interested in learning about careers outside of the academy and/or the tenure track system…. Read More

Call for 2019-20 Society for the Humanities Fellowships at Cornell University

The Society for the Humanities at Cornell University is currently accepting applications for fellowships from scholars whose work matches up with their 2019-2020 theme, “Energy.” Fellowships involve: One year in-residence at Cornell University. Participation in a weekly Fellows Seminar. Teaching… Read More

National Humanities Center Call for Fellowship Applications

The National Humanities Center is currently accepting applications for yearly and semester-long fellowships to be completed in-residence at their center in North Carolina. Scholars with a PhD (or equivalent scholarly credentials) from across the globe and in all areas of… Read More

Mellon/ACLS Scholars & Society Fellowship

The American Council of Learned Societies is currently accepting applications for their Mellon/ACLS Scholars & Society Fellowship. This new fellowship program is open to tenured humanities faculty in PhD-granting departments at U.S. institutions, with the goal of enabling fellows to “engage… Read More

Recognizing the Muslim Milwaukee Collaboratory

We are recognizing the Muslim Milwaukee Collaboratory for their work, not only with C21, but also out in the wider academic verse by highlighting an article Caraline Seymour-Jorn, Kristin Sziarto and Zanna Mansson McGinty wrote together, “The American prophetic tradition and… Read More