Kalle Westerling

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Kalle
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Westerling
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Kalle Westerling is a Ph.D. Candidate in Theatre and Performance at The Graduate Center, CUNY, where he works on a dissertation about the history and aesthetics of male-identified bodies in 20th-century burlesque and 21st-century boylesque. He currently also coordinates two projects. First, the NEH-funded project “Expanding Communities of Practice,” aimed at helping to create infrastructure for digital humanities across several higher education institutions across the U.S. Secondly, The Graduate Center’s Program Social Media Fellows where he develops, models, and promotes strategies to foster community engagement with the academic and scholarly work of the institution.

Read more about Kalle Westerling on his website.

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Kalle Westerling is a Ph.D. Candidate in Theatre and Performance at The Graduate Center, CUNY, where he works on a dissertation about the history and aesthetics of male-identified bodies in 20th-century burlesque and 21st-century boylesque. He currently also coordinates two projects. First, the NEH-funded project “Expanding Communities of Practice,” aimed at helping to create infrastructure for digital humanities across several higher education institutions across the U.S. Secondly, The Graduate Center’s Program Social Media Fellows where he develops, models, and promotes strategies to foster community engagement with the academic and scholarly work of the institution.

Read more about Kalle Westerling on his website.

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Digital Humanities Research Institute: Further Expanding Communities of Digital Humanities Practice

March 2 2020
Jobs and Fellowships
Do you want to become a DHRI Community Leader? Apply now and join us from June 15-24, 2020. You are invited to apply for the second Digital Humanities Research Institute (DHRI) , which will take place at The Graduate Center, City University of New York. This ten-day institute will introduce...
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CfP: "Innovations in Digital Humanities Pedagogy: Local, National, and International Training"

March 19 2018
Event
A mini-conference and member meeting sponsored by the International Digital Humanities Training Network / ADHO Training Group 25 June 2018 @ Digital Humanities 2018, Mexico City Proposals Due: 19 March 2018 Acceptance Notification: 9 April 2018 Context: as the digital humanities take firm root in...
Digital Research Methods: Digital Defense for Artists, Scholars, & Activists

Digital Research Methods: Digital Defense for Artists, Scholars, & Activists

June 1 2017
Call for Papers
Please see an invitation below to participate in a working session on "Digital Defense for Artists, Scholars, & Activists" at the American Society for Theatre Researcher conference this year. The working session is convened by myself, Kalle Westerling (The Graduate Center, CUNY) and Sarah Bay-...
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Digital Humanities Caucus Meet-up at American Studies Conference

Digital Humanities Caucus Meet-up at American Studies Conference

November 17 2016
Event
Will you be at the American Studies Association conference this year? If so, please join us for the ASA Digital Humanities Caucus Reception! When? Thursday, November 17, 7.30pm Where? Paramount Café, 519 16th St, Denver, CO We hope to see you and your colleagues, students, and friends there! Please...
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519 16th St.
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Emerging Media and Related Subjects (Tenure-Track, Assistant Professor, ASU)

November 14 2016
Jobs and Fellowships
The School of Social and Behavioral Sciences (SBS) of ASU’s New College of Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences (New College) invites applications for two tenure-track Assistant Professors in emerging media and related subjects. Located at ASU’s west campus in northwest Phoenix, the college offers a...

Humanities Librarian to support the disciplines of Literature and Theatre & Dance (UCSD)

October 16 2016
Jobs and Fellowships
The University of California San Diego Library seeks applications from highly motivated, innovative, collaborative, flexible and service-oriented professionals to join the Library as the Humanities Librarian (Assistant, Associate or Full Librarian). This position reports within the Library’s...

Digital Humanities and Medieval Italy (2017 International Congress on Medieval Studies in Kalamazoo)

September 30 2016
Call for Papers
2017 International Congress on Medieval Studies in Kalamazoo This panel proposes to explore developing and newly developed digital projects that provide innovative points of access to research and pedagogical resources for the field of medieval Italian studies. Particular focus on visualizations...

Black Women in White America, Revisited

December 8 2016
Call for Papers
The 19th Annual Conference in Women’s History Presented by The Graduate Program in Women’s History, Sarah Lawrence College March 3-4, 2017 Sarah Lawrence Conference in Bronxville, NY (20 minutes North of Manhattan) Free and open to the public In 1972, Dr. Gerda Lerner published her pioneering study...
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