2014 Barlow Lecture in the Humanities explores ‘The Future History of the Book’

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INDIANAPOLIS — Is there a need to fear the death of the book in this age of digital readers? This is the question that will guide the 2014 John D. Barlow Lecture in the Humanities at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis on Oct. 29. The event is free and open to the public. Kathleen Fitzpatrick, director […]

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IUPUI faculty and students help FBI identify cultural artifacts

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Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis anthropology and museum studies faculty and students are assisting the FBI in identifying and preserving cultural artifacts found in the home of a Rush County, Ind., man. The FBI and its multidisciplinary team are working on repatriating items of cultural patrimony. Larry J. Zimmerman, professor of anthropology and museum studies; Holly […]

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Historic Deerfield, Inc. 2014 Undergraduate Fellowship Program in Early American History and Material Culture

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Historic Deerfield, Inc. invites applications for an intensive Summer Fellowship Program in History and Material Culture in Deerfield, MA. Undergraduates enrolled as either juniors or seniors as of January 1, 2014 are eligible for 7 openings in the program, which is designed for students in American Studies, Architecture, Archeology, Art and Art History, Design, History, […]