Graduate Fellow Allain Daigle Wins 2nd Place in SCMS Student Writing Award

Huge congratulations to C21 Graduate Fellow Allain Daigle, who won 2nd place in the 2019 SCMS Student Writing Awards for his essay “Modern Glass: Zeiss and the Industrialization of Vision.”

New Book: Jane Gallop’s Sexuality, Disability, and Aging Out Now From Duke UP

Congratulations to Jane Gallop on the recent publication of her new book, Sexuality, Disability, and Aging: Queer Temporalities of the Phallus, available now from Duke University Press.

Director Richard Grusin Quoted in National Parks Article

Congratulations to C21 Director Richard Grusin for his contributions to an article, published on Mashable, about the ways the government shutdown is affecting Joshua Tree and other national parks. Of the vandals who have cut down precious Joshua trees and… Read More

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.

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.”

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.”

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!

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