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National Endowment for the Humanities Fellowships for Research in Turkey 2019-2020

The American Research Institute in Turkey takes pleasure in inviting applications for one to three advanced long-term fellowships for research in Turkey made possible by support from the National Endowment for the Humanities.  The fields of study cover all periods of history in the general range of the humanities and include humanistically oriented aspects of the social sciences, prehistory, history, art, archaeology, literature, and linguistics, as well as interdisciplinary aspects of cultural history.

ARIT Fellowships in the Humanities and Social Sciences in Turkey 2019-2020

The American Research Institute in Turkey is pleased to offer ARIT fellowships for research in Turkey for the 2019-2020 year.  Grants for tenures up to one academic year will be considered; applications for projects of shorter duration are also supported. ARIT offers research and study facilities as well as connections with colleagues, institutions, and authorities through its branch centers in Istanbul and Ankara.

 

10/18 Chicago Center on Democracy Inaugural Event: "Populism and the Erosion of Democracy"

Populism and the Erosion of Democracy

Reception and discussion with Anna Grzymala-Busse, Stanford University

 

Populist parties and politicians are surging in both developed and new democracies, prompting popular anxiety and scholarly concern. This discussion will focus on how populists have benefited from the shortcomings of mainstream political parties, how they gained power, and their consequences for institutions of liberal democracy.

 

WHEN
Thursday, October 18
5:30 – 7:00pm

 

10/19-10/20 Conference: 1968 Decentered

1968 Decentered

Friday, October 19 - Saturday, October 20

Neubauer Collegium for Culture and Society
5701 S. Woodlawn Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60637

Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research Dissertation Fieldwork Grants

Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research Dissertation Fieldwork Grants
Deadline: November 1
Type: Research grant, International Research; PhD
Eligibility: No citizenship requirements
Fields of study: must demonstrate a clear link to anthropological theory and debates

 

Yiddish Tish Every Friday!

Yiddish Tish will be held weekly on Fridays in WB 130!

CfP: IU Association of Central Eurasian Students Conference on February 23, 2019

Call for Papers

 

Association of Central Eurasian Students Conference

 

Establishing Legitimacy and Authority in Central Eurasia Throughout the Ages

 

Date: February 23, 2019

 

Submission Deadline: November 16th

 

10/10 Concert of guitarist Lukáš Sommer and Iván Reséndiz at the T.G. Masaryk Czech School

 

On October 10, 2018 at 7 pm, Czech guitarist and composer Lukáš Sommer and Mexican guitarist Iván Reséndiz, founder of the Latin American Guitar Festival in Chicago, will perform at the T.G. Masaryk School (5701 West 22nd Place, Cicero, IL 60804). The concert is organized in the framework of the Pilsen Encounters project and in collaboration with the Latin American Guitar Festival.

 

10/15 "At Home with the Artist: A Legacy of Domesticity through House Museums" - Discussion about sculptor Albín Polášek

At Home with the Artist: A Legacy of Domesticity through House Museums - Discussion about sculptor Albín Polášek
 

Date: 15 October 2018 6:00 PM, Venue: Arts Club of Chicago (201 East Ontario Street, Chicago, IL 60611

 

10/17 Active Measures: Putin's Covert Political Warfare (Screening & Discussion)

Active Measures: Putin's Covert Political Warfare

 

The Revival Theater

1160 E 55th St.

Chicago, IL 60615

 

Wednesday October 17th

4 P.M. - 7:15 P.M. 

 

Register here

 

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