The Alan Lomax Fellowship In Folklife Studies at the Library of Congress

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Deadline   3/31/2014

Description   The Alan Lomax Fellows Program provides an opportunity, for a period of up to 8 months, for concentrated use of materials from the Lomax Collection and other collections of the Library of Congress, through full-time residency at the Library. The program supports research projects in the disciplines of anthropology, ethnomusicology, ethnography, ethno-history, dance, folklore and folklife, history, literature, linguistics, and movement analysis, with particular emphasis on the traditional music, dance, and narrative of the United States, England, Scotland, Ireland, Italy, Spain, and the Caribbean, as well as methodologies for their documentation and analysis. We encourage interdisciplinary projects that combine disciplines in novel and productive ways. 
Award Amount   Monthly stipend of $4,200 for up to 8 months. 
Disciplines   Humanities. Social Sciences. School of Arts and Architecture.  
Academic Level   Postdoctoral Scholar.  
Citizenship   No citizenship requirements.  
Requirements   The Ph.D. degree, or equivalent terminal degree, must be awarded by the application deadline date. 
Award Type   Fellowship/Grant 
Contact   The Alan Lomax Fellowship in Folklife Studies Library of Congress, LJ-120 101 Independence Avenue, SE Washington, DC 20540-4860 (202) 707-3302

Last Updated   9/12/2012 4:14:00 PM 

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