The AFS Public Programs Section will provide up to three awards of up to $500 each, named for folklorist and activist Archie Green of San Francisco, for students to defray costs for traveling to the AFS annual meeting.
The newly established Centre for Advanced Studies (Kollegforschungsgruppe) "Alternative Rationalities and Esoteric Practices from a Global Perspective," funded by the German Research Foundation and located at Friedrich-Alexander- Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (FAU), is seeking to appoint several Junior and Senior Fellowships. The latest submission date for applications is June 30, 2022. The preferred starting date is October 1, 2022.
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The Oregon-based nonprofit Tananáwit is looking for its next executive director. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
The Guadalupe Cultural Arts Center at Trinity University invites proposals by August 1 for "Dance and Identity: A Symposium on Folklórico in Chicano Communities," October 7-8, 2022.
The German Literature Archive is offering this virtual workshop in English on June 24, 11:00 am CEST/5:00 am EDT.
This year, the American Folklife Center has awarded Gerald E. and Corinne L. Parsons funding to two innovative projects that will benefit from research in ethnographic collections at the Library of Congress.
E. Anthony (Tony) Collins' project, “Missouri Fiddlin’: A Digital Archive of Old-Time Fiddlers in Missouri,” has won the 2022 Henry Reed Fund Award given by the American Folklife Center, given to support activities directly involving folk artists, especially when their activities reflect, draw upon, or strengthen AFC collections.
The American Folklife Center has awarded its 2022 Archie Green Fellowships to five projects aimed at documenting and analyzing the culture and traditions of American workers.
The Ephemera Society of America (ESA) invites presentation proposals on the theme "From Here to There: The Ephemera of Travel," for Ephemera 43, its annual conference, which will take place at the Hyatt Regency in Greenwich, Connecticut, on March 17, 2023.
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