Call for Applications: NEH Seminar "Why Literature Matters"

deadline for submissions: 
March 1, 2018
full name / name of organization: 
The Dickens Project
contact email: 

The Dickens Project is now accepting applications for the NEH Summer Institute for School Teachers, "Why Literature Matters: Voices from Nineteenth-Century Britain and America," directed by Professor Janice Carlisle. The seminar will take place from June 24-July 29, 2018 at UC Santa Cruz. Applications are due March 1, 2018. Please see our website ( for more information and to apply.