CFP for Greenhouse MSCA applicants

The Greenhouse is now accepting proposals from scholars interested in applying for the EU Horizon2020 Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowships program (MSCA IF) in 2019. The MSCA IF program is for scholars who already hold a PhD to spend up to 2 years at a European university in order to advance their research and career. Participants can be at any career stage, but they should think of the MSCA IF as a training and exchange period …

Lecture with André Brett: It Was Very Tiresome to Travel at Night

Kick off 2019 with our first Greenhouse lecture of the New Year with Dr. André Brett, Vice-Chancellor’s Postdoctoral Research Fellow in History at University of Wollongong, Australia, on Tuesday, Jan 22 at 13:00 in HG R-218. André will present some of his research related to darkness and travel in 19th century Australia. “It Was Very Tiresome to Travel at Night”: The Nocturnal Environment of Railway Carriages in Late Colonial Australasia Passengers on nineteenth-century trains could …