Interdisciplinary Graduate Student Conference
Made possible by a grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.
The Mahindra Humanities Center invites all Harvard graduate students to submit a proposal to coordinate an Interdisciplinary Graduate Student Conference. Funding for the conference will be available up to the amount of $7,500. The conference should take place during the 2013-14 academic year.
Proposals interdisciplinary or cross-disciplinary in design and scope will be considered by the committee. The proposal should consist of a one- to two-page description, outlining the theme and the proposed structure of the conference.
There will be an information session on Wednesday, September 11, 2013 at 3:00 p.m. in the Warren House Lounge for students interested in submitting proposals.
Please send proposals to:
Mahindra Humanities Center at Harvard University
Attn: Sarah Razor
Warren House, Room 108
11 Prescott Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
The deadline for submission is Tuesday, October 1, 2013.
Recent Graduate Student Conferences sponsored or co-sponsored by the Mahindra Center:
- Imaging the Ineffable: Representation and Reality in Religion and Film, 2013
- How To End a Revolution, 2012
- Soldiering: The Afterlife of a Modern Experience, 2011
- Objects of Knowledge, Objects of Exchange, 2009
- Decomposition, 2008
- Bodily Proof, 2007
- Mirrorings: Reflections on Reflection, 2006
- Culture and Modernity: George Simmel in Context, 2005
- The Worldly Earth, 2004
- Alphabetics, 2003
- Still Life, 2003
- Fixed Ideas, 2002
- Escape, 2001
- Failure, 2000