Bunche Center Newsletter – October 2018

The October 2018 Bunche Center newsletter is now available! To download the newsletter, click here or click on the image below.

Highlights include the Iglehart Family Research Prize for early career scholars, Carol Anderson on the Longlist for the 2018 National Book Awards, and The Center for the Study of Racism, Social Justice, and Health Postdoctoral Fellow Applications.

Upcoming events include Ethnic and Indigenous Studies Welcome on Mon., Oct. 1, 2018, 4 pm – 6 pm at James West Alumni Center, Italy and the Geopolitics of Migration: Aesthetic Representations on Thurs., Oct. 4, 2018, 9 am – 12 pm at Melnitz Hall, Star Theater & 1 pm – 8 pm at UCLA Royce Hall, Room 314, Black Convocation on Tues., Oct. 9, 2018, 5:30 pm – 8 pm at Carnesale Commons – Palisades Room, and UCLA Institute of American Cultures Annual Fall Forum on Thurs., Oct. 18, 3 pm – 5 pm at James West Alumni Center.

2019-20 Call for Applications for the UC President’s Postdoctoral Fellowship Program! Applications are due November 1, 2018.

The Center for the Study of Racism, Social Justice, and Health now accepting applications for two-year postdoctoral fellowship! The fellowship, which is supported by a grant from the Ralph J. Bunche Center for African American Studies at UCLA, provides funding and mentorship to highly qualified doctoral-level trainees studying the health effects of racial and/or other social inequalities (e.g., nativism). Fellows may begin as early as October 2018. For application requirements, visit https://www.racialhealthequity.org/positions.