Author: Mariam Williams

The Museum of the American Revolution Opens in Philadelphia

The Museum of the American Revolution opened its doors to the public Wednesday, April 19, 2017.

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CFP – Bridging Gaps: Where is the Critic in Television Journalism?

The Centre for Media and Celebrity Studies (CMCS) Bridging Gaps conference seeks proposals on “celebrity academics.” Deadline April 21.

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CFP Extended for Mid-Atlantic Association of Museums Annual Meeting

Session proposals on “Making Museums Matter: From Advocacy to Action,” are due by 5:00 pm, May 5, 2017.

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Mid-Atlantic Humanities Academics and Professionals Win Guggenheim Fellowships

More than 40 of 173 scholars and artists who received Guggenheim Fellowships for 2017 are living and working in the Mid-Atlantic–including three Rutgers professors.

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Baltimore Magazine from 1960s-1980s Resurrected to Digital Life with Rutgers Professor’s Help

Rutgers-Newark professor Mary Rizzo is partnering with the Enoch Pratt Free Library and Digital Maryland to give the public access to Chicory magazine again.

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University of Rochester Acquires Newly-discovered Women’s Suffrage Archive

The archive includes letters written by Susan B. Anthony, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Lucy Stone and Isabella Beecher Hooker.

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Historical Marker Approved for 1985 MOVE Bombing Site in Philadelphia

Students at the Jubilee School in Southwest Philadelphia nominated a historical marker for the site of the 1985 MOVE bombing.

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