Yale Center for Teaching and Learning

Writing a Prospectus in the Humanities


Graduate & Professional Students

Event Time 

Tuesday, February 16, 2021 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm

Location of Event: 

Online via Zoom

Event Description 

“In this workshop, you will learn the basic structure of a humanities dissertation prospectus and hear from a panel of seasoned graduate students about their own prospectus-writing experiences. We will emphasize the steps of the drafting process, the genre conventions of the prospectus, and how to gather a committee. During the Q&A portion of the event, participants will be encouraged to ask the panelists any remaining questions they might have… . . This event’s panelists include:. . Angélica Clayton, History of Science and Medicine. . Angie Epifano, History of Art. . Maria del Mar Galindo, English. . Polly Lauer, History. . Xavier Lee, Comparative Literature… . This event is geared specifically toward students in the Humanities, but some of the information may be applicable to social scientists and professional students as well… . . Date: Tuesday, February 16, 2021. . Time: 4pm to 5:30pm ET. . Location: Zoom (link will be shared closer to event date) 

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