Saturday, 3:30–4:45 p.m., Lone Star C, JW Marriott
Where Are the Humanities in Research Funding?
Program arranged by the MLA Committee on Academic Freedom and Professional Rights and Responsibilities. Presiding: Christopher John Newfield, Univ. of California, Santa Barbara
1. “Funding in the Contemporary Moment: Whither Interdisciplinarity?” Roderick A. Ferguson, Univ. of Illinois, Chicago
2. “Knockin’ on Heaven’s Door: Research Funding and Funding Research for the Humanities,” David Theo Goldberg, Univ. of California, Irvine
3. “The Value of the Humanities and the Funding of Research,” Sara Guyer, Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison
4. “Accounting for Humanities,” Miranda Joseph, Univ. of Arizona, Tucson