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  • Center to host OpEd Project workshop December 16 & 17. More
  • 2014-15 First Book Applications Due September 19More
  • 2014-15 Public Humanities Fellows announced More
  • Undergraduate Benjamin Blackman awarded 2014 Iwanter Prize. Honorable mention goes to Laura SevelisMore

Humanities NOW

What James Franco Taught Me About the Public Humanities

by Stephanie Youngblood • In his February 15th New York Times op-ed piece, Nicholas Kristof claims that university professors have made themselves… More

Fall 2014 Faculty Development Seminar
Edmund White and Michael Carroll
Saidiya Hartman
Elizabeth Kolbert
Fall 2014 Faculty Development Seminar
Edmund White and Michael Carroll
Saidiya Hartman
Elizabeth Kolbert

"The humanities allow us to linger with that which is most difficult, leading us to value complexity and develop creative, critical responses to the worlds we know, as well as those we can only imagine." - Sara Guyer, Director, Center for the Humanities

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