2017 CHAViC Summer Seminar American Antiquarian Society Worcester, Massachusetts June 9-13, 2017 In Black and White: Race and American Visual Culture The 2017 Center for Historic American Visual Culture (CHAViC) Summer Seminar will explore how American visual culture expressed ideas about race, specifically blackness and whiteness, across the long nineteenth century.… Read More

The New York State Excelsior Service Fellowship Program is a funded two-year fellowship offering talented recent graduates of graduate and advanced degree programs hands on training and experience in New York State government. Excelsior Fellows work full time at host executive-branch agencies, advancing the operational aspects of large policy initiatives.… Read More

The Columbia University East Asia National Resource Center for the expansion of the study of the languages and culture of East Asia is making one Foreign Language Area Studies Fellowship (FLAS) summer grant for the study of Chinese language available to eligible CUNY students. Applications are due by February 17, 2017. Summer FLAS fellowships are intended to help students gain the… Read More

Please join Intellectual Publics for In the Wake: On Blackness and Being featuring Christina Sharpe in conversation with John Keene. February 6, 6:30 pm in room 9100, Skylight Room In In the Wake: On Blackness and Being, Christina Sharpe initiates and describes a theory and method of reading the metaphors and materiality of “the wake,”… Read More