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Conference presentation funding from the Sexualities Project at Northwestern

Humanities grad students: Apply for funding to publicize your work and findings related to sexuality or sexual orientation. Deadline is January 26, 2018; presentations need not yet be accepted but must have been submitted.

Liesl Olson, Director of Chicago Studies at the Newberry Library, will discuss her new book, a cultural history that celebrates Chicago's cultural development and its centrality to the modernist movement.
Charlie Cobb (Univ. of Florida) will discuss current archaeological research on the ancestral Chickasaws in northern Mississippi and trends in the climatic, ecological, and social shifts prior to the arrival of Europeans.