Jackman Humanities Institute Working Groups 2010–2011 Announcement Twenty applications were submitted for funding; of these, ten were selected for funding. *Six existing Working Groups were awarded renewals.
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Aging, Old Age, Memory & Aesthetics Lead: Marlene Goldman, Humanities-English (UTSC) Building Islamic Studies at the University of Toronto Leads: Anver Emon, Law; Amira Mittermaier, Religion/ Near and Middle Eastern Civilizations Critical China Studies* Lead: Tong Lam, Historical Studies (UTM) David Hume and his Eighteenth Century Contexts: A Tercentenary Celebration Leads: Donald Ainslie, Philosophy; Deidre Lynch, English Early Modern Exiles Lead: Nicholas Terpstra, History Emotions under Siege?* Leads: Rebecca Kingston, Political Science; James McKee, Ph.D. cand., Political Science Foucault Reading Group* Leads: Amira Mittermaier, Religion; Yiftach Fehige, Religion/Institute for the History and Philosophy of Science and Technology Operatics* Lead: Sherry Lee, Humanities-Visual and Performing Arts (UTSC)/Music Religion, Culture, Politics: Works in Progress Seminar Leads: Ruth Marshall, Religion; Simon Coleman, Religion Science and Culture* Leads: Christine Lehleiter, German; Marga Vicedo, Institute for the History and Philosophy of Science and Technology