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New Book: Geological Filmmaking

Posted on November 16, 2022

Open Humanities Press is pleased to announce the publication of Geological Filmmaking by Sasha Litvintseva. Like all Open Humanities Press books, Geological Filmmaking is available open access (= it can be downloaded for free): http://www.openhumanitiespress.org/books/titles/geological-filmmaking/ Book description: Every film image is geological. As a technical medium derived from the metals and minerals extracted from the earth, every moving Continue Reading »

Tenure-track Prof position in STS and sustainability transitions, Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU)

Posted on November 2, 2022

Please find below the call for a full-time Associate Professor position in STS and sustainability transitions offered at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU). The Department of Interdisciplinary Studies of Culture, NTNU, has a vacancy for a tenure-track position as part of the Onsager Fellowship Programme. The Onsager Fellowship programme at NTNU is Continue Reading »

Decodings Fall 2022 (October edition, updated Oct 31)

Posted on October 27, 2022

Society for Literature, Science, and the Arts Newsletter                      Fall 2022, Vol. 32, No.1 (updated October 31 edition) *Call for Papers SLSA 2023: Alien, Arizona State University *SLSA 2022: Reading Minds, Purdue University, Conference Report *2022 Election Results *Executive Committee Quarterly Meeting & Annual Business Meeting*SLSA 2022 Awards *Committee Members and Appointments: Social Media *Policies: Respectful Continue Reading »

Two tenure-track assistant professors in comp. linguistics and SLA / AI at Purdue University

Posted on October 18, 2022

Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in Computational Linguistics and Second Language Acquisition Principal Duties: Purdue University’s School of Languages and Cultures (SLC) in the College of Liberal Arts (CLA) is seeking two computational linguists specializing in Second Language Acquisition (SLA) with an emphasis on Artificial Intelligence (AI) and/or Natural Language Processing (NLP) and machine learning for an academic Continue Reading »

Two Postdoc Positions in Journalism and Environmental Humanities, Aarhus University

Posted on September 26, 2022

The Department of Media and Journalism Studies within the School of Communication and Culture at Aarhus University invites applications for two postdoc positions with a focus on journalism studies, environmental humanities or a combination of both. The two postdoc positions are central to the research project ‘Seasonal Journalism as Vernacular Phenology’ funded by the Aarhus Continue Reading »

Marion L. Brittain Postdoctoral Fellowship, Writing and Composition Program, Georgia Tech

Posted on September 19, 2022

Application deadline for optimal consideration: October 1, 2022  Job Description The Writing and Communication Program (WCP) in the School of Literature, Media, and Communication at Georgia Tech invites applications for the Marion L. Brittain Postdoctoral Fellowship, starting January 1, 2023. This three-year fellowship includes service, research, and a 3/3 teaching assignment in first-year composition or Continue Reading »

Assistant Professor in Digital Humanities, Univ. of Illinois Urbana-Champaign

Posted on September 19, 2022

The Department of English at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor in Digital Humanities. Applicants must have evidence of a research agenda and a commitment to undergraduate and graduate teaching. The successful applicant will have a PhD or equivalent degree in English or American literature, Writing Studies, or another academic Continue Reading »

New Book: Metaphor in Illness Writing

Posted on August 29, 2022

I’m happy to share good news: My new book Metaphor in Illness Writing: Fight and Battle Reused will be available very soon. The book is published as part of a new series at Edinburgh University Press called “Contemporary Cultural Studies in Illness, Health and Medicine.” Metaphor in Illness Writing can be pre-ordered with a 30% discount here: https://edinburghuniversitypress.com/book-metaphor-in-illness-writing.html The discount code Continue Reading »

Decodings Summer 2022 (Aug 29 edition)

Posted on August 29, 2022

DECODINGS Society for Literature, Science, and the Arts Newsletter                      Summer 2022, Vol. 31, No.4 (August 29 edition) *SLSA 2022: Reading Minds, Purdue University, Conference Update *Membership Renewal *2022 Election Results *Executive Committee Quarterly Meeting *Committee Members and Appointments: Social Media *Policies: Respectful Behavior and Freedom of Speech*Ombudspersons*New Book Series: Proximities: Experiments in Nearness *AnthropoScene Book Series Continue Reading »

Assistant Professor of New Media Arts at Baruch College, CUNY

Posted on August 23, 2022

Dear SLSA friends and colleagues,  We are hiring a tenure track Assistant Professor of New Media Arts at Baruch College, City University of New York. Please help to spread the word! https://cuny.jobs/new-york-ny/assistant-professor-new-media-arts/5E6AFD358E4341DCA1A9E6984E6694EC/job/ New Media Arts is an undergraduate program situated in the Weissman School of Arts and Sciences. We are small, spunky, and growing! We are seeking Continue Reading »