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Newberry Library Long Term Fellowships

The Newberry Library begins to accept applications for long-term fellowships on September 1, 2013. Applications must be received electronically by December 1, 2013, 11:59 pm C.S.T. (unless otherwise noted). This includes the applicant’s own materials and all letters of reference. Long-term fellowships are available to postdoctoral scholars who want to be in residence at the […]

Newberry Library Short Term Fellowships

The Newberry Library begins to accept applications for short-term fellowships on September 1, 2013. Applications must be received electronically by January 15, 2014, 11:59 pm C.S.T. This includes the applicant’s own materials and all letters of reference. See http://www.newberry.org/short-term-fellowships Among the fellowships, these may be of especial interest to the UNM-NCAIS members: Newberry Consortium in […]

ACLS/Frederick Burkhardt Residential Fellowships

Newberry Library — ACLS/Frederick Burkhardt Residential Fellowships for Recently Tenured Scholars Due Date: September 26, 2013, 9 pm Eastern Standard Time. Application deadline: September 26, 2013, 9 pm Eastern Standard Time. The American Council of Learned Societies offers fellowships supporting advanced scholarly work in the humanities at one of its participating national residential research centers, […]

Apply for 2014 Summer Institute

Faculty Members you are encouraged to apply to teach the 2014 Summer Institute: Call for proposals for the 2014 NCAIS Summer Institute. Please email your proposals to Dr. Scott Stevens at stevenss@newberry.org by Friday, 30 August 2013. The institute brings together an instructor (or instructors) from the consortium faculty and one graduate student from each […]

Kathleen Washburn Recieves Long-Term Faculty Fellowship

Dr. Kathleen Washburn (English) will be in Chicago at the Newberry this year as the recipient of the Long-Term Faculty (NCAIS) Fellowship. She will be working on her project, “We Moderns, Native American Literary Crossings, 1890-1935.” It addresses the proliferation of Native writing during a period of radical change to illustrate how new forms of […]

NCAIS Annual Graduate Student Conference

The NCAIS annual Graduate Student Conference took place this year on July 19th-20th in Chicago. UNM was well represented by Dr. Erin Debenport, professor of anthropology,  and W. Oliver Baker, a graduate student in the English Department. Both Dr. Debenport and Oliver are at the Newberry participating in the NCAIS summer institute, “Competing Narratives: Native […]