The Textile Society of America is accepting nominations for its new fellows program. Only members of the organization can nominate an individual to be honored as a fellow. Fellows need not be nationals or residents of the United States or Canada, nor do they have to be TSA members. The first fellows will be announced in Fall 2015. Visit the organization's website for more details.
Web site: http://textilesocietyofamerica.org/programs/fellows
The John W. Kluge Center at the Library of Congress invites applications for the Kluge Fellowships. The center especially encourages humanistic and social science research that makes use of the library's large and varied collections. Interdisciplinary, cross-cultural, or multi-lingual research is particularly welcome. Who may apply: Scholars who have received a terminal advanced degree within the past seven years in the humanities, social sciences, or in a professional field such as architecture or law. Exceptions may be made for individuals without continuous academic careers. Applicants may be U.S. citizens or foreign nationals. The fellowships are for four to eleven months with a stipend of $4,200 per month for residential research. Visit the library's website for more details.
Web site: http://www.loc.gov/loc/kluge/fellowships/kluge.html
7/15/2015: Social and behavioral sciences
Call for papers to be included in Gendering the Trans-Pacific World anthology. Manuscripts (preferably in English) should be at least 90,000 words in length (including endnotes and works citied) and may include illustrations and other visual material. The editors are also interested in proposals for specialist monographs and syntheses, and may consider multi-authored contributions, such as conference proceedings and thematic issues, and source translations and edited texts. Visit the website for more details.
Web site: http://www.brill.com/forthcoming-series-gendering-trans-pacific-world