CFP: Special Issue: ‘Transatlantic Franzen’ (1 December 2017)

Special Issue of Symbiosis: A Journal of Transatlantic Literary and Cultural Relations   Transatlantic Franzen The journal Symbiosis (http://www.symbiosistransatlantic.com/) invites articles of 5,000 to 7,000 words for a special issue on Transatlantic Jonathan Franzen, to appear in October 2018. While the following list is not prescriptive, articles may, for example, offer comparative analyses of Franzen’s…

Frank O’Hara: In the Heart of Noise (9 November 2016)

Frank O’Hara: In the Heart of Noise WORDS AT KINGS PLACE Spoken Word / Wednesday, 9 November 2016 – 7:30pm / Hall One Online Price: £14.50 | Savers £9.50* Billie Holiday/Mal Waldron Left Alone Billie Holiday/Herbie Nichols The Lady Sings the Blues Bill Carey/Carl Fischer You’ve Changed Rachmaninov Prelude in E flat, Op. 23, No. 6 Ned Rorem Poulenc Poulenc Sonata for flute and piano Ravel La…

MOOC: Introducing ‘The American South’ (31 October 2016)

Introducing ‘The American South’: A Free Online Course from the Institute of Humanities at Northumbria University On October 31st 2016, join over 4600 learners across the world and begin a unique, five-week online education experience. Encouraged to ponder all things southern – from Martin Luther King, Jr. to the mint julep – learners will explore this most…

STUDENTSHIPS: M3C PhD Studentships, Nottingham Trent University (16 January 2017)

AHRC Midlands3Cities funding for UK/EU Arts and Humanities research students The Midlands3Cities Doctoral Training Partnership (M3C DTP) is a collaboration between the University of Birmingham, Birmingham City University, De Montfort University, University of Leicester, Nottingham Trent University and The University of Nottingham. M3C is awarding up to 87 PhD Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) studentships…

JOB: Lecturer in American History, Queen’s University Belfast (14 November)

Queen’s University Belfast seek a Lecturer to undertake research in American History in line with the School’s 
research strategy, to teach at undergraduate and postgraduate level, and to contribute to School administration/outreach activity. The post is available immediately. Further information about the School may be obtained at www.qub.ac.uk/schools/happ/ Informal enquires may be directed to Dr K…