Terje Ostebo

Department of Religion 2016-2017 Library Enhancement Grant Dr. Terje Ostebo, Associate Professor in Religion, received a Library Enhancement Grant to improve the George A. Smathers Libraries holdings on the topic of global Islam. The Center for Global Islamic Studies (CGIS), an academic unit in CLAS created in 2014, creates a space for the multidisciplinary academic […]

Francesc Morales

Department of Spanish & Portuguese Studies 2016-2017 Library Enhancement Grant Francesc Morales, a graduate student in the Department of Spanish & Portuguese with the support of Dr. Luis Alvarez-Castro, received a Library Enhancement Grant to acquire films, novels, and scholarly works on modern Spanish terrorism. Political and religious conflict and suppression from the nineteenth century […]

Lisa Iglesias

School of Art + Art History 2016-2017 Library Enhancement Grant Lisa Iglesias, Assistant Professor in the School of Art + Art History, received a Library Enhancement Grant to purchase new texts by and about artists of color and from under-represented communities. The new acquisitions fundamentally expand the potential of researching work by under-represented writers and […]

Vandana Baweja

School of Architecture 2016-2017 Library Enhancement Grant Dr. Vandana Baweja, Assistant Professor in the School of Architecture, received a Library Enhancement Grant to acquire books about cities in cinema. The making of space is important to understanding the function of art. The aesthetic effects of an artwork do not only consist in its own internal […]