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CfP: “New Perspectives on Cultural Contact and Exchange”

CFP: “New Perspectives on Cultural Contact and Exchange”


We invite abstract submissions for a colloquium to be held at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.


Date and Time: March 29-31, 2019 (Friday evening to Sunday afternoon)
Venue: Levis Faculty Center, 919 W Illinois St, Urbana, IL 61801   

Keynote Speakers:

Gabriela Currie, University of Minnesota (Music)
  Instrumental Journeys in Premodern Eurasia

Job: Lecturer in Russian, Bowdoin College

The Department of Russian at Bowdoin College invites applications for a lecturer position beginning in the 2019-20 academic year. One-year appointment with possibility of renewal for an additional two years, with further possibility of renewals in continuing three-year increments thereafter, based upon positive performance reviews and the College’s curricular needs. Lecturers at Bowdoin are fully eligible to apply for internal funding in support of research and departmental programming.


New Webinar: Verbs of Motion: Keep it Simple and Meaningful

Join us for the Webinar

Verbs of Motion: Keep it Simple and Meaningful
Led by Irina Six (University of Kansas)
Tuesday, December 11, 5:00-6:30 PM EST

Register now


Call for Papers: Wisconsin Slavic Conference

Call for Papers

Wisconsin Slavic Conference

March 29-30, 2019

University of Wisconsin-Madison


Abstracts for 20-minute presentations on any aspect of Slavic literatures, cultures (including film, music, and the visual arts), linguistics, and history are invited for the annual Wisconsin Slavic Conference (formerly AATSEEL-Wisconsin). Comparative topics and interdisciplinary approaches are welcome and encouraged! The conference will be held at the University of Wisconsin-Madison on Friday and Saturday, March 29th and 30th, 2019.


CAORC NEH Senior Research Fellowship

The Council of American Overseas Research Centers

CAORC NEH Senior Research Fellowship Application Guidelines


This fellowship program is currently accepting applications. The deadline is January 24, 2019.


The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) Senior Research Fellowship supports advanced research in the humanities. Fellowship awards are for four consecutive months. Selected fellows are awarded $4,200 per month of the award.


Important information about the fellowship competition:


Research Fellowships Available from American Overseas Research Centers

Mongolia - American Center for Mongolian Studies
Research and Library Fellowships; Summer Language Program; Summer Field School
Deadline: February 15 and March 1, 2019


South Caucasus - American Research Institute of the South Caucasus
Graduate and Post-doc Research Fellowships
Deadline: December 28, 2018 and January 18, 2019

Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowships 2019-20

Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowships 2019-20

Deadline for current UChicago students: Monday, February 11, 2019 at 11:59pm CT

Apply online now!


Upcoming Information Sessions:

Posen Foundation - Dissertation Fellowship in Jewish Studies

Posen Foundation - Dissertation Fellowship in Jewish Studies
Deadline: December 30
Type: Dissertation Write-Up, PhD
Eligibility: No citizenship requirements
Fields of Study: Dissertation topic must relate to modernization processes in Jewish history, society and culture


Job: Assistant Professor, Russian and/or Soviet History, Carleton University

The Department of History at Carleton Unviersity, Ottawa, Canada, invites applications for a preliminary, tenure-track appointment in Russian and/or Soviet History at the rank of Assistant Professor, to begin on July 1, 2019. The successful candidate will be expected to be an active contributor to the teaching, research, and administrative life of the department. Applicants must show distinct promise of a research program that will make significant contributions to the broad field of Russian and/or Soviet History.


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