6 March - GLASS Masterclass - APPLICATION DEADLINE 20 FEB

Caroline Humphrey will lead a small workshop in which students will have the opportunity to present and get feedback on their own research projects. The closing date for applications is 20 February.

Date & Time
6 March 2014
10-13hrs

Venue
Johan Huizinga Building
Conference Room (2nd Floor)
Doelensteeg 16 
2311 VL Leiden 

Coffee, tea and lunch will be provided.


Class Description

Caroline Humphrey will lead a small workshop in which students will have the opportunity to present and get feedback on their own research projects. The class is open to all PhDs and RMA students. Any contributions on the following themes are welcome:

- Asian perspectives on borders / sovereignty
- 'Post-socialism' - including comparative studies
- Spatiality and mobility
- Asian cultural influences, borrowings from country to country
- Exceptional and closed spaces within states
- Gendered practices at borders

Enrollment will be limited to 5 participants. Students will prepare and pre-circulate a text on their own research (works in progress are encouraged) that will be discussed in the workshop. Each participant is expected to read all submissions and be prepared to participate in the group discussion. If possible, the committee will try to assemble a group of participants whose work has significant thematic overlap.

Application Procedure

The deadline for applications is 20 February. Please apply using the form provided here. Required application materials include:

- a one-page CV
- 500 word abstract about your research

**Selected participants must be prepared to submit a piece of writing (no more than 2500 words) upon acceptance.

Decisions will be announced on 27 February.

There are no funds available for travel.

 
Last Modified: 17-02-2014