The National Trust for Historic Preservation awarded Eastern State Penitentiary its annual Trustees Emeritus Award for Historic Site Stewardship.
“Humanities Connection,” a radio program sponsored by the New Jersey Council for the Humanities, focused on upcoming MARCH program on disability history.
“History, Memory, and Disability Rights: Creating Inclusive Public Humanities Programs,” a public humanities conference and workshops, will take place on Nov. 19, 2016.
Disrupting Power and Privilege to Empower Women will take place on March 25, 2016.
Temple University’s graduate student history organization will host its Twenty-First Annual Barnes Club Conference this March.
The conference committee is now accepting proposals for workshop topics and posters for use at the conference, which will be held from June 8-9, 2016.
The conference, hosted by Rutgers Program in Cultural Heritage and Preservation Studies, will explore the phenomenon of shifting populations and urban heritage.
The proposals are due electronically by September 23.
There may be no figure digital humanists like to use in examples more than the venerable Philadelphian Ben Franklin.
Graduate students with a demonstrated interest in public scholarship and/or artistic practice may apply for a 2015-2016 Publicly Active Graduate Education (PAGE) Fellowship.