This graduate study group fosters a critical examination of performance as a site for conceptualizing contemporary cultural practices, modernity, citizenship, and democracy via discussions among graduate students, faculty, community performers, an
The Asian American Studies Research Collective (AASRC) is an interdisciplinary group of graduate students with a wide variety of research interests and a common commitment in elevating Asian American Studies research and discussion at the Universi
The Medieval Studies Graduate Interest Group (MSGIG) aims to bring together medieval scholars from a wide variety of departments on campus to foster collaboration between disciplines on topics concerning the middle ages.
The Tri-Campus research cluster on Human Interactions and Normative Innovation (HI-NORM) is an ongoing project that includes faculty and graduate students from all three campuses of the University of Washington and a broad variety of departments and disciplines, from the humanities and social sciences, to the law school, and Evans School of Public Affairs. Research includes both historical and contemporary approaches to issues of human rights and to the process of normative innovation that is often catalyzed by interactions across boundaries.
Affiliated with the Moving Images Research Group (MIRG), MIRG-GIG aims to bring together graduate students from diverse departments interested in the study of moving images, including film, television, or new media.
This collaboration is working towards the creation of an edited volume comprised of theoretically rich and critically engaged chapters outlining, describing, and critiquing the experiences of women of color on the tenure track at the University of Washington.
How can digital technologies transform the edition and publication of original texts? What if we start thinking of “the book” as something that goes beyond ink-on-paper? Can we imagine a new kind of book that extends into cyberspace where annotation can grow organically? Where links to other works, background information, images and sounds can be stored in great profusion? Where texts can be made available simultaneously in creative web displays, eBook formats, and hard copy print-on-demand versions?