News | 9 August 2011

2011-2012 Research Clusters Announced


The Institute for Humanities Research is pleased to announce the 2011-2012 Research Clusters. This program is funded by the UC Humanities Network, and is designed to encourage and support research in any area of the Humanities.

Click here to view the call for proposals.


Borders, Bodies and Violence
Catherine Ramírez, Associate Professor of Latin American & Latino Studies

Crosslinguistic Investigations in Syntax-Phonology (CrISP)
Sandra Chung, Professor of Linguistics
Matthew Wagers, Assistant Professor of Linguistics
Vera Gribanova, Assistant Professor of Linguistics, Stanford University

Latino Literary Cultures Project / Proyecto culturas literarias latinas
Kirsten Silva Gruesz, Professor of Literature

Pacific War Memories
Alice Yang, Associate Professor of History
Alan Christy, Associate Professor of History

Poetry and Politics
Carla Freccero, Professor of Literature
Rob Wilson, Professor of Literature

Santa Cruz Linguistics and Philosophy Group (SCLP)
Adrian Brasoveanu, Assistant Professor of Linguistics
Donka Farkas, Professor of Linguistics
Jonathan Ellis, Associate Professor of Philosophy

Urban Studies
Miriam Greenberg, Associate Professor of Sociology
Eric Porter, Professor and Chair of American Studies