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U of A Humanities Center Announces New Round of Grant Recipients
Recipients for its second round of fall funding competitions include Alison Place, Manuel Olmedo Gobante, Valandra, Neba Evans, and Guillermo Pupo Pernet.
Caree Banton Named Director of African and African American Studies
Banton, a noted scholar in African Diaspora history, will lead the program in the university’s Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences.
Middle East Studies Forum to Discuss Anti-Black Racism in the Middle East, Today
The King Fahd Center for Middle East Studies will host "Anti-Black Racism in the Middle East," a forum featuring regional experts and Middle East Studies faculty, at 11 a.m. today, Oct. 26, via Zoom.
U of A's Humanities Center Announces 2020 Research and Workshop Grant Recipients
Recipients for the fall funding competitions include Confronting the Past/Interrogating our Present Research Grants and the Diversifying Research and Curriculum workshops.
Washington County Community Remembrance Project Venerates Local Victims From Lynching Era
A group of U of A and Fayetteville people committed to addressing painful themes in troubling racial history of our community is working to establish a memorial marker in the historic Oaks Cemetery.
Teaching Academy 2019 New Fellows and Imhoff Awards
Adnan Alrubaye, Kelly A. Way, John Gauch, Caree Ann Marie Banton, Juan José Bustamante, Tomas Jandik, Linda Jones, Lynn Meade, Stephanie Schulte and Anne Velliquette were honored.
Honors Students Selected for Prestigious Congressional Black Caucus Internship
Honors students Elijah Conley, Daniel Webster and Justyce Yuille were three of only 55 people chosen for the prestigious Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Inc. Summer Internship Program.
Gender Studies Director Publishes New Book, 'Black Feelings: Race and Affect in the Long Sixties'
Lisa M. Corrigan, associate professor of communication, has written a new book about the ways the black liberation movement confronted ideologies of progress and equality through emotional discourse.
Deadline Extended for Whiting Foundation Public Engagement Fellowship and Seed Grant Proposals
The Humanities Program in the Fulbright College invites proposals from faculty in traditional humanities departments who embrace public engagement as part of the scholarly vocation. Apply by June 1.
Touré F. Reed to Deliver History's Donovan Lecture on 'Woke Neoliberalism'
Illinois State University's Touré F. Reed will present "Woke Neoliberalism: The Conservative Implications of Liberal Race Reductionism" as the Timothy Donovan Lecturer at 7 p.m. March 2 in Giffels Auditorium.