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Simpson Center for the Humanities

Crossdisciplinary Research Clusters


seed new collaborations between faculty and graduate students who share research interests.

An Integrated Graduate and Undergraduate Curriculum in Digital Textual Studies

We propose to develop an integrated undergraduate and graduate curriculum in Digital Textual Studies, including a minor and revamped graduate certificate.

Building Bridges to Disability Studies

"Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere" poster with groups of people in wheelchairs

In this project, we will build bridges between the Disability Studies Program and other UW departments that are not currently represented in Disability Studies activities on campus.

Imagining Trans Futures

A close-up of a seam in a denim piece of clothing. Along and around the seam of stitches. Each is a different color from the ROYGBIV rainbow spectrum.

This tri-campus trans studies research cluster will bring together cross-disciplinary scholars, artists, and leaders in conversation around imagining trans futures and the intersections between critical trans studies and trans knowledge production

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