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Call for Abstracts: XV Recovering the US Hispanic Literary Heritage Conference

Histories and Cultures of Latinas: Suffrage, Activism and Women’s Rights February 20-22, 2020University of HoustonHouston, Texas The XV Recovery conference will convene in Houston from February 20 to 22, 2020 to continue the legacy of scholars meeting to discuss and present
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National Book Critics Circle

Arte Público Press Receives Prestigious National Literary Award

Houston, TX January 2019— The National Book Critics Circle (NBCC) has announced that Arte Público Press, the nation’s largest publisher of U.S.-based Hispanic authors, has received the prestigious Ivan Sandrof Lifetime Achievement Award. Named after the first president of the
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Undergraduate Intern Selected for Mellon Research Scholars Program

Recovering the US Hispanic Literary Heritage/Arte Público Press congratulates undergraduate, María Amador Cano, on being selected for the prestigious 2019-2020 Mellon Research Scholars Program at the University of Houston. María joined Recovery in April 2018 as an intern and
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Summer 2019 HILT course Digital Humanities + Latinx Studies: Doing Work that Matters June 3-7, 2019 Indianapolis, IN

Announcing Summer 2019 Recovery HILT Course

Recovering the US Hispanic Literary Heritage/Arte Públic Press is excited to announce that Drs. Carolina Villarroel and Gabriela Baeza Ventura will be teaching a course at Humanities Intensive Learning and Teaching (HILT) June 3-7, 2019. The course, “Digital Humanities + Latinx
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Mellon Grant to Fund “Immersive Pedagogy Symposium on Humanities Teaching and Learning with 3D, Augmented and Virtual Reality”

Dr. Lorena Gauthereau, a Postdoctoral Fellow at Recovering the US Hispanic Literary Heritage has received a grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation and the Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) to fund “Immersive Pedagogy: A Symposium on Humanities Teaching and
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Recovery Graduate RA speaks at Borderlands of Southern Colorado Series

On November 7, 2018, Recovery’s graduate research assistant and UH doctoral candidate, Sylvia Fernández, will be presenting alongside her Borderlands Archives Cartography co-founder and fellow UH graduate student, Maira Álvarez. Their presentation, “Understanding
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Recovery’s Postdoctoral Fellow part of UT’s Digital Scholarship in the Americas series

    On Friday, November 2, 2018, Recovery’s CLIR-Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow, Dr. Lorena Gauthereau will be presenting “(Digital) Methodology of the Oppressed: Decolonial Theory and US Latina/o Digital Humanities” at the University of Texas at Austin. The lecture is
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Announcing: Fall 2018 Speaker Series on Digital Humanities

The US Latino Digital Humanities (USLDH) program serves as a venue for scholarship focused on the US Latino written legacy that has been lost, absent, repressed or underrepresented. The USLDH project provides a physical space for the development, support and training in digital
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UH Grad Students Collaborate on National Digital Project, “Torn Apart”

NEWS RELEASE HOUSTON, TEXAS (September 27, 2018)– UH Hispanic Studies graduate students, Sylvia Fernández and Maira Álvarez, collaborated with leading digital humanities scholars on the creation of Torn Apart/Separados, a digital visualization project that emerges from the
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Now available: Results for our NEH-funded Museum Survey

The results of our Survey of Small Historical Societies, Libraries and Museums for Hispanic Materials and Their Management, funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) are now available on our website. Click on MUSEUM SURVEY in our menu bar to access the grant
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