Black Poetry after the Black Arts Movement NEH Summer Institute July 19-August 1, 2015

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Project on the History of Black Writing, University of Kansas
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Upcoming NEH Summer Institute "Black Poetry after the Black Arts Movement" to be held July 19-August 1, 2015 at the University of Kansas in Lawrence, KS. Application deadline is March 2, 2015.

Check out www.blackpoetry.ku.edu to learn more about this exciting two-week opportunity for twenty-five college and university teachers (including at least three advanced graduate students), filled with innovative scholarship, rich dialog, and fertile opportunities for advancing research.

The stipend for this Institute will be $2,100 for each NEH Summer Scholar to help cover travel, housing and food.

The application deadline is March 2, 2015.

Visit our website www.blackpoetry.ku.edu for more details, including application instructions.

Please share this announcement widely with any current college or university teacher of American literature or advanced graduate student in this field who may be interested in this opportunity.