Murthy Digital Studio, a space in Duke Libraries' The/EDGE for peer-to-peer learning and collaboration on digital scholarship projects, is hosting a series of Digital Publishing Workshops, to introduce practical ways to plan, develop, and contribute to digital publishing in the humanities. Workshops are Thursdays, 10:30-11:30 AM at the Murthy Digital Studio (The/EDGE, Bostock Library Level 1). Click here to sign up for the studio's listserv.
The Thompson Writing Program's Certificate of Accomplishment in Teaching Writing in the Disciplines provides a framework for graduate students to acquire basic knowledge of writing pedagogy and demonstrate that knowledge in job applications and during interviews. To allow Duke graduate students to obtain the certificate in the way that best meets their needs and schedules, core workshops are offered biannually supplemented by other events throughout the year. Click here for more information.
Our 24th Annual Summer Language Program (2019) includes, as always, French, German, Latin, Spanish, Classical Greek, Biblical Hebrew, New Testament Greek, and Sanskrit. These “rapid reading” online courses cover a full year of college language instruction in eight weeks. They are designed for graduate or college students in all fields of the arts and sciences desiring to conduct research in the language or to prepare for the language proficiency exams. The focus is on reading and translation.The classes are taught in real time: students log on at specific times and interact directly with the Instructor and other classmates. The average class size is 8-15, allowing for a high level of student participation. If registered by May 9th, 2019, receive a $100 discount. Important: To qualify for this $950 course fee by 5/5/2019 the applicant must include the discount code EB III Reg55 on the Enrollment Form. For information, and to register, visit www.erasmusacademy.com.
Institute for Critical Social Inquiry
The Institute for Critical Social Inquiry (ICSI) at the New School for Social Research is accepting fellowship applications for their 2019 Summer Seminars (June 9 - 15th, 2019). Advanced graduate students and faculty are eligible to apply. There will be seminars on communism, capitalism, and borders. Visit here to apply.
The Twelfth Annual Association for the Study of the Middle East Africa (ASMEA) Conference will be held October 31st-November 2th, 2019 at the Key Bridge Marriott Hotel in Washington, D.C.. The deadline for paper and panel proposals is April 30th, 2019. Register for the conference here. For more information, visit here.