UCSB Humanities Research Awarded UCHRI Funding

UCSB Humanities Research Awarded UCHRI Funding

February 23, 2021

The IHC is pleased to announce that UCSB faculty and graduate students were awarded seven out of the thirty UCHRI grants in the Fall 2021 awards competition! Congratulations to the following UCSB award recipients:

Residential Research Group
Fall 2021: Distance and Proximity: Media Culture in the Age of Disruption
Peter Bloom, Film and Media Studies, UC Santa Barbara
Weihong Bao, Film & Media, East Asian Languages and Cultures, UC Berkeley
Erkki Huhtamo, Film, Television, and Digital Media, Design Media Arts, UC Los Angeles


Junior Faculty Manuscript Workshops
Empire of Refugees: North Caucasian Muslims and the Late Ottoman State
Vladimir Hamed-Troyansky, Global Studies, UC Santa Barbara

When the Rebels Win: State Power and Public Interests after Civil Wars
Kai Thaler, Global Studies, UC Santa Barbara

Regenerating Land, Life, and Autonomy: An Indigenous Border Critique
Amrah Salomon J., English, UC Santa Barbara


Conference Grants
Satyajit Ray and the Sense of Wonder
Bhaskar Sarkar, Film and Media Studies, UC Santa Barbara
Bishnupriya Ghosh, English, Global Studies, UC Santa Barbara


Multicampus Faculty Working Groups
California Eugenics Legacies Working Group
Miroslava Chavez-Garcia, History, UC Santa Barbara
Susan Schweik, English, UC Berkeley

Critical Machine Learning Studies
Rita Raley, English, UC Santa Barbara
Fabian Offert, Germanic and Slavic Studies, UC Santa Barbara

Read the complete UCHRI awards announcement here.