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Simpson Center for the Humanities

Programs + Projects Archive

Title Typesort descending Year of Funding
Shu-mei Shih: "From World History to World Art: Reflections on New Geographies of Feminist Art in Asia" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2012/2013
Charles W. Mills: "Race and Capitalism" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2017/2018
Wendy Brown: "Porous Sovereignty, Walled Democracy" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2007/2008
Josiah Ober: "What Is Democracy and What Is It Good For?" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2012/2013
Kwame Anthony Appiah : "Cosmopolitanism: Ethics in a World of Strangers" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2010/2011
Christof Mauch: "How Vulnerable Is Our World? Environmental Sustainability and Lessons from the Past" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2015/2016
Cathy Davidson: "Now You See It: Why the Future of Higher Education Demands a Paradigm Shift" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2012/2013
Robin D.G. Kelley: "When Africa Was “The Thing”: Modern Jazz in Revolutionary Times" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2010/2011
Juliet Shields: "Sentimental Literature and Anglo-Scottish Identity, 1745–1820 (Cambridge University Press, 2010)" New Books in Print 2010/2011
Janelle Taylor: "The Public Life of the Fetal Sonogram: Technology, Consumption and the Politics of Reproduction (Rutgers University Press, 2008)" New Books in Print 2008/2009
Julia Herschensohn: "Language Development and Age (Cambridge University Press, 2007)" New Books in Print 2007/2008
Philip Howard: "The Digital Origins of Dictatorship and Democracy: Information Technology and Political Islam (Oxford University Press, 2010)" New Books in Print 2010/2011
Hazard Adams: "Academic Child (McFarland & Company, 2008)" New Books in Print 2008/2009
Simon Werrett: "Fireworks: Pyrotechnic Arts and Sciences in European History (University of Chicago Press, 2010)" New Books in Print 2010/2011
Danny Hoffman: "The War Machines: Young Men and Violence in Sierra Leone and Liberia " New Books in Print 2011/2012
Davinder Bhowmik: "Writing Okinawa: Narrative Acts of Identity and Resistance (Routledge, 2008)" New Books in Print 2008/2009
Chandan Reddy: "Freedom with Violence" New Books in Print 2011/2012
Ted Mack: "Manufacturing Modern Japanese Literature: Publishing, Prizes, and the Ascription of Literary Value (Duke University Press, 2010)" New Books in Print 2010/2011
Ronald Moore : "Natural Beauty: A Theory of Aesthetics Beyond the Arts (Broadview Press, 2007)" New Books in Print 2008/2009
Jessica Burstein: "Cold Modernism: Literature, Fashion, Art" New Books in Print 2012/2013
Trevor Griffey: "Black Power at Work: Community Control, Affirmative Action, and the Construction Industry (Cornell University Press, 2010)" New Books in Print 2010/2011
Herbert Blau: "As If: An Autobiography" New Books in Print 2011/2012
Modern Girl Around the World Research Group: "The Modern Girl Around the World: Consumption, Modernity, and Globalization (Duke University Press, 2008)" New Books in Print 2008/2009
Eric Ames: "Ferocious Reality: Documentary according to Werner Herzog " New Books in Print 2012/2013
Míċeál F. Vaughan : "Piers Plowman: The A Version " New Books in Print 2011/2012
Stephen Majeski: "U.S. Foreign Policy in Perspective: Clients, Enemies, and Empire (Routledge, 2009)" New Books in Print 2009/2010
Jose Antonio Lucero: "Struggles of Voice: The Politics of Indigenous Representation in the Andes (University of Pittsburgh Press, 2008)" New Books in Print 2008/2009
Hazard Adams : "The Day the Dogs Talked" New Books in Print 2011/2012
Kathleen Blake: "The Pleasures of Benthamism: Victorian Literature, Utility, Political Economy (Oxford University Press, 2009)" New Books in Print 2009/2010
Jane Brown: "The Persistence of Allegory: Drama and Neoclassicism from Shakespeare to Wagner (University of Pennsylvania Press, 2006)" New Books in Print 2007/2008

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