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Greek philosopher Heraclitus said change is the only constant in life. However, what does it mean when the places we live and remember change? Are our history and memories still relevant? Artists Morehshin Allahyari, Trinh Mai, and Sara Zewde use...
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By Julian Barr
William Faulkner once wrote, “[T]he past is never dead. It’s not even past.” But how does the past remain in and inform our present? That’s what the 2019 Interdisciplinary Graduate Student Conference will explore April 5 and 6.
Jenna Grant (Anthropology) recently received a $10,000 Public Engagement Seed Grant from the Whiting
We are pleased to announce that two graduate students from Political Science have been awarded Mellon/ACLS Dissertation Completion fellowships.
On Monday, March 18 and Tuesday, March 19, UW Libraries will be holding general information sessions on Manifold, an open-access, digital book publishing platform created by the University of Minnesota Pr
We are pleased to announce that Chadwick Allen (University of Washington), Anna Lowenhaupt Tsing (University of California, Santa Cruz), and Ruth Wilson Gilmore (The Graduate Center, City University of New York) will deliver the 2019-2020 Katz Dis
By Caitlin Palo 
By Marcus J. Johnson

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