Tuesday, December 16, 2008

Fellowship Opportunity: Utopias/Dystopias

The Institute for Humanities Research at Arizona State University (Tempe, AZ), which supports socially engaged interdisciplinary humanities research, invites applications for two visiting fellowships.

The theme of Utopias/Dystopias and Social Transformation is designed to stimulate scholarship that addresses the nature, value and meaning of utopias/dystopias for social transformation. Projects should utilize humanities perspectives and methodologies within and across such fields as history, literary studies, art history, film and media studies, philosophy, religious studies, gender studies, and related humanities disciplines.

Application deadline is March 2, 2009.  Additional information is available at 
http://ihr.asu.edu/funding/grants/fellows or contact the IHR at ihr@asu.edu or 480-965-3000.

Image above:  Film Still, Brazil (1985 directed by Terry Gilliam; written by Terry Gilliam, Tom Stoppard, and Charles McKeown).

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