The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 18.0040 Wednesday, 17 January 2007
Date: Thursday, 18 Jan 2007 11:02:30 -0500
Subject: NEH Summer Seminars and Institutes
ANNOUNCING: Summer 2007
National Endowment for the Humanities (U.S.A.)
Seminars and Institutes for College and University Teachers
Application Deadline: March 1, 2007
Each summer the National Endowment for the Humanities supports a variety
of study opportunities in the humanities for faculty who teach American
undergraduates. Seminars and institutes are national, residential, and
rigorous. Program participants in these 2-6 week projects receive
stipends to help defray travel and living expenses. Foreign nationals
teaching abroad are not eligible to participate.
Topics considered among the 27 seminars and institutes offered in the
summer of 2007 include American Indian ethnohistory, African American
history as public history, pragmatism, the Scottish Enlightenment, the
Reformation, Berber North Africa, the Middle East, York Cathedral,
Chinese culture, Brazilian literature, and Roman religion, as well as
works by Oscar Wilde, James Joyce, Charles Dickens, and Flannery
O'Connor. Most of these seminars and institutes take place on American
campuses, but some will be held at sites abroad: Dublin, Ireland; St.
Andrews, Scotland; York, England; Rome, Italy; Antwerp, Belgium; Oaxaca,
Mexico; Campinas, Brazil; and Buenos Aires, Argentina.
For a complete list of both seminars and institutes, along with
eligibility requirements and contact information for the directors, go
Project directors will provide details about their projects, along with
application guidelines. NEH staff does not send out this information.
For general information about these programs, contact NEH by e-mail at
NEH programs, go to the NEH website at <www.neh.gov <http://www.neh.gov/>>.
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