The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation awarded Distinguished Professor Beth Baron (GC/City College, History) and Professor Mandana Limbert (GC/Queens College, Anthropology) of The Graduate Center’s Middle East and Middle Eastern American Center (MEMEAC) a grant of $225,000 to convene a Sawyer Seminar on “Race and the Middle East/North Africa” in Fall 2020. This interdisciplinary seminar will facilitate a conversation among scholars familiar with the U.S. experience or who have long been engaged in theories about race, and those who have studied the Middle East and North Africa. More information about the seminar can be found here: https://racemena.gc.cuny.edu/
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To apply, please visit this link. Please include a letter of interest (up to 2 pages), curriculum vitae (up to 4 pages), research proposal (up to 4 pages), a writing sample (up to 30 pages), and contact details for three (3) professional references in a single PDF. The letters of recommendation should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org, with the last name of the applicant and "recommendation" indicated in the subject line: for example, "Smith Recommendation." The deadline to submit applications is March 1, 2021.