September 2011

Magic Lantern Films Presents: Bridesmaids Friday, September 30 at 7&10 PM Monday,October 3 10 PM Isla Vista Theater all shows $4 "Chick flicks don't have to suck! Bridesmaids sets the bar for any R-Rated comedy this year." -Jen Yamato, Movieline "Bridesmaids is one of those films that is so categorically all-around great...

Ryoko Suzuki (Economics, Keio University) Sandra A. Thompson ( Linguistics, UCSB) Friday, September 30 / 2:30 PM 1205 Education In a reenactment, a speaker re-presents or depicts a previously occurring event, often dramatically. Our work is inspired by Goodwin (2007) and Sidnell (2006). Sidnell’s discussion focuses particularly on a...

Shawn Warner-Garcia (Dept. of Linguistics, UCSB) Friday, September 30 / 1:30 PM 1205 Education This paper explores how the concepts of identity and ideology are linked on an interactional level through stance-taking (Du Bois 2007). Specifically, I demonstrate how stance bridges identity and ideology through...

Campus Pre-Proposal Due: 8/31/2011 NEH Summer Stipends support individuals working full‐time on a humanities project at any stage of development by providing $6K for two consecutive months of full‐time research and writing. Recipients have produced articles, monographs, books, digital materials, archaeological site reports, translations, editions, or...

The ACLS Fellowship program invites research applications in all disciplines of the humanities and related social sciences. The ultimate goal of the project should be a major piece of scholarly work by the applicant. The ACLS Fellowships are intended as salary replacement to help scholars...

These fellowships support advanced assistant professors in the humanities and related social sciences whose scholarly contributions have advanced their fields and who have well-designed and carefully developed plans for new research. The fellowships are intended to provide time and resources to enable these faculty members...

The aim of this fellowship program is to offer small teams of two or more scholars the opportunity to collaborate intensively on a single, substantive project. The fellowship supports projects that aim to produce a tangible research product (such as joint print or web publications)...

Proposals in the humanities and related social sciences that adopt an explicitly cross-cultural or comparative perspective are solicited to support collaborative work in China studies. Proposals are expected to be empirically grounded, theoretically informed, and methodologically explicit. The program will support collaborative work of three...

ACLS Digital Innovation Fellowships are intended to support an academic year dedicated to work on a major scholarly project that takes a digital form. Each fellowship carries a stipend of up to $60K towards an academic year’s leave and provides for project costs of up...

Fellowships are for full‐time research in the history, theory, and criticism of the visual arts of any geographical area and of any period. Applications are also solicited from scholars in other disciplines whose work examines artifacts or has implications for the analysis, interpretation, and criticism...

This funding partnership between the National Science Foundation (NSF) and the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) supports projects to develop and advance knowledge concerning endangered human languages. Funding can support fieldwork and other activities relevant to the digital recording, documenting, and archiving of endangered...

The CCH seeks proposals for story-based projects that are informed by humanities perspectives, methods, and content; that reveal the realities of California and its cultures, peoples, and histories; and that will be of interest to local, statewide, and potentially even national and global audiences. For...

UC MEXUS announces a competition for funding of projects conducted by UC researchers or research teams in all disciplines in the areas of Mexico-Related Studies, Latino Studies, United States-Mexican Relations, Critical U.S.-Mexico Issues, Latino and Mexican Topics in the Arts & Humanities, and Collaborative Research...

Grants of up to $15K are awarded annually to one or two mid‐career professionals who have an academic background, professional experience, and an established identity in one or more of the following fields: historic preservation, architecture, landscape architecture, urban design, environmental planning, architectural history, and...

A MacDowell Fellowship provides time, space, and an inspiring environment for artists and consists of exclusive use of a studio, accommodations, and meals for up to eight weeks. The Colony accepts applications from artists working in the following disciplines: architecture, film/video arts, interdisciplinary arts, literature,...

The NEH Enduring Questions grant program supports the development of a new course that will foster intellectual community through the study of an enduring question. This course will encourage undergraduates and teachers to grapple with a fundamental question addressed by the humanities, and to join...

The Antarctic Artists and Writers Program supports writing and artistic projects specifically designed to increase understanding and appreciation of the Antarctic and of human activities on the southernmost continent. This program provides operational support, and round-trip economy air tickets between the United States and the...

To support the development of screenplays with science or technology themes, the Sundance Institute and the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation annually provide opportunities for both emerging and established filmmakers through a commissioning grant and fellowship. The program is designed to further the development of film...

PAST EVENTS Spring 2006 TALK: Re-membering Revolution: Recent Trends in Cuban Drama Yael Prizant (Theater, UCLA) Thursday, April 20 / 6:00 PM / Old Gym, 101C   TALK: Performance and the New Social Order Marko Peljhan (Department of Art, UCSB) Tuesday, May 2 / 5:30 PM / IHC Research Seminar Room,...

Grants are made for scholarly exhibitions at museums; curatorial research; visual arts programming at artist-centered organizations; artist residencies and commissions; arts writing; and efforts to promote the health, welfare and first amendment rights of artists. Before applying to foundation opportunities, please contact Janice Hartoch Taylor,...