The Blogora: The Rhetoric Society of America

 

More Grants, via the Coalition for Women Scholars in the History of Rhetoric and Composition


Submitted by syntaxfactory on April 28, 2014 - 4:38pm


Sponsor: Council for International Exchange of Scholars
Program Number: 25441
Title: Fulbright Programs - Europe - Hungary - Laszlo Orszagh Chair in
American Studies
E-mail: Ahamden@iie.org

Program URL: http://catalog.cies.org/viewAward.aspx?n=5249&dc=HU
SYNOPSIS: The sponsor provides support for the Laszlo Orszagh
Chair in American Studies at an institution in Hungary. The sponsor
seeks an established scholar at associate or full professor level;
experience teaching graduate students and supervising Ph.D. theses is

 

Come work with David (or at least near me) in Duluth, MN


Submitted by syntaxfactory on April 22, 2014 - 12:22pm


Assistant Professor / Instructor (three positions open) at University of
Minnesota, Duluth

The University of Minnesota, Duluth, has two one-year, full time
positions for persons with a completed Ph.D. or who are ABD, and a third
position for a person with a completed MA.

 

How to be an academic failure?


Submitted by syntaxfactory on April 22, 2014 - 7:14am


How to be an academic failure?
Carl Elliott

The Ruminator Review
http://www.whitecoatblackhat.com/academicfailure/

 

CMS Podcast: Susan Murray, “‘Natural Vision vs. Tele-Vision’: Defining and Managing Electronic Color in the Post-War Era”


Submitted by syntaxfactory on April 22, 2014 - 4:10am


CMS Podcast: Susan Murray, “‘Natural Vision vs. Tele-Vision’: Defining and Managing Electronic Color in the Post-War Era”
http://cmsw.mit.edu/podcast-susan-murray-television-color-post-war/

 

CLAGS Fellowship Award


Submitted by syntaxfactory on April 17, 2014 - 9:12pm


Sponsor: Center for Lesbian and Gay Studies
Program Number: 73797
Title: CLAGS Fellowship Award
E-mail: CLAGSFellowships@gmail.com
Web Site: http://clags.gc.cuny.edu/?p=fellowships_awards
Program URL: http://clags.gc.cuny.edu/?p=clags_fellowship
SYNOPSIS: A $2,000 award to be given annually for a graduate
student, an academic, or an independent scholar for work on a
dissertation, first, or second book related. The CLAGS Fellowship is
open to intellectuals who have demonstrated a significant contribution
to the field of gay and lesbian studies. Intended to give the scholar

 

Gender and Graduate Education: What Can a Male Faculty Member Speak?


Submitted by syntaxfactory on April 16, 2014 - 3:47am


I was on a panel yesterday for McNair at the College of St. Scholastica.

One of the students, a woman, asked the two females faculty on the panel how being a woman impacted their experience as graduate students. The two female faculty offered insightful but entirely optimistic "You just need to work harder" "You can do it" answers. (I am totally not being fair to their answers to create a foil to my own; I am sorry about that.)

 

College English


Submitted by syntaxfactory on April 15, 2014 - 6:31pm


College English, Vol. 76, No. 5, May 2014

Table of Contents

From the Editor
Kelly Ritter
Emerging Voices: Talking over the Fence: Writing in Turn-of-the-Century Farm Journals
Alicia Brazeau
Show Abstract
Collaboration (in) Theory: Reworking the Social Turn’s Conversational Imperative
William Duffy
Show Abstract
Liberal Learning, Professional Training, and Disciplinarity in the Age of Educational “Reform”: Remodeling General Education [FREE ACCESS]
Linda Adler-Kassner
Show Abstract
Review: Theory, Practice, and the Disciplinary Cross-Narrative [FREE ACCESS]

 

"The Academy and Its Futures" issue of Ethos: A Digital Review of Arts, Humanities, and Public Ethics


Submitted by syntaxfactory on April 14, 2014 - 12:07pm


"The Academy and Its Futures" issue of Ethos: A Digital Review of Arts, Humanities, and Public Ethics
full name / name of organization:
Benjamin Mangrum / Ethos: A Digital Review of Arts, Humanities, and Public Ethics
contact email:
bmangrum@email.unc.edu
Call for Submissions

 

Ernesto Laclau passes away at 78


Submitted by syntaxfactory on April 14, 2014 - 5:30am


Ernesto Laclau passes away at 78

From: http://www.buenosairesherald.com/article/156933/ernesto-laclau-passes-aw...

Historian and political theorist Ernesto Laclau has passed away after suffering a stroke in the Spanish city of Seville, at 78 years of age.