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September Events and Opportunities from the Center for the Humanities

SEPTEMBER OPPORTUNITIES & EVENTS

Please join the Center for the Humanities this September for these exciting opportunities to participate, including a new participatory working group, calls for CUNY Faculty and GC Student Fellowships as part of our Seminar on Public Engagement and Collaborative Research, and a Call for Proposals for a conference on “Graduate Education at Work in the World.”

We also have an exciting lineup of upcoming events, including an exhibition opening reception for Notes on Solidarity: Tricontinentalism in Print in the James Gallery, a launch event celebrating a special issue of ARTMargins on “Art, Institutions, and internationalism:1945-1973,” and a lecture on the “Poetics of Participation” by acclaimed poet Cedar Sigo, which are all free and open to the public at the Graduate Center, CUNY. To view our complete fall schedule of events and opportunities, please visit our website.


Michelle Millar Fisher and the Art/Museum Salary Transparency Project: Administration and Wage Labor in the Contemporary Museum

Thu, Sep 5, 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM | The James Gallery

Join Michelle Millar Fisher for an open discussion about museum administration and wage labor following a summer of intensified advocacy for labor conditions in art institutions.This is the first session in the semester-long working group, Institutional Apparatuses, or, Museum as FormClick here to learn more about this first session and this working group, and how you can RSVP to join and participate.

Information Session: 2019-2022 Seminar on Public Engagement and Collaborative Research

Tue, Sep 10, 4:15 PM – 6:15 PM | Room 9205

Click here to RSVP and to learn how to get involved and apply for the upcoming iteration of the Seminar on Public Engagement and Collaborative Research.

Notes on Solidarity: Tricontinentallsm in Print Exhibition Opening Reception

Thu, Sep 12, 6:00 PM- 8:00 PM | The James Gallery

Click here for more info about this exhibition opening reception in the James Gallery.

Cedar Sigo Presents “Reality Is No Obstacle: A Poetics of Participation”

Thu, Sep 26, 6:30 PM | The Skylight Room (9100)

Cedar Sigo

Click here to RSVP and for more information about this lecture.

ARTMargins Special Issue Launch of “Art, Institutions, and Internationalism: 1945-1973”

Fri, Sep 27, 6:30 PM | The Skylight Room (9100)

Karen Benezra, Chelsea Haines, Shresta Rit Premnath, Gemma Sharpe, Andrew Weiner

Click here to RSVP and for more information about this launch event celebrating a special issue of ARTMargins.

Call for Participants: Institutional Apparatuses, or, the Museum as Form Work Group

We are currently seeking participants to take part in a new 7-week participatory working group Institutional Apparatuses, or, the Museum as Form, which will meet bi-monthly to read and discuss topics exploring the sites and structures within which museums reflexively grapple with their ethical obligations. Space is limited and priority will be given to those who can commit to being part of the conversation over the course of the semester.Click here to learn more about this working group and how to join.

Call for CUNY Faculty Applications Now Open

Deadline to Apply: Mon, Sep 30, 2019

Click here for more information about this opportunity, including eligibility, compensation / support, research themes, timeline, and how to apply.

 

Information Session for GC Student Fellowships: 2019-2022 Seminar on Public Engagement and Collaborative Research

Tue, Oct 1, 11:45 AM – 1:45 PM | Room 9205

Click here to RSVP and to learn more about these GC Student Fellowships and how to apply for the upcoming iteration of the Seminar on Public Engagement and Collaborative Research.

Applications Now Open for GC Doctoral Students: Teaching Fellows, Digital Publics Fellows and Provost’s Fellow in the Public Humanities

Deadline to Apply: Tue, Oct 15, 2019

Click here for more information about these fellowship opportunities, including eligibility, compensation / support, research themes, timeline, and how to apply.

Call for Proposals: Graduate Education at Work in the World

Deadline to Apply: Tue, Oct 22, 2019

Click here for more information about this call for proposals for a free day-long conference and workshop in collaboration with the Futures Initiative and PublicsLab at the Graduate Center, CUNY.

 

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