Simpson Center for the Humanities

Programs + Projects Archive

Title Typesort ascending Year of Funding
Wendy Brown: "Porous Sovereignty, Walled Democracy" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2007/2008
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
Christof Mauch: "How Vulnerable Is Our World? Environmental Sustainability and Lessons from the Past" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2015/2016
Kwame Anthony Appiah : "Cosmopolitanism: Ethics in a World of Strangers" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2010/2011
Josiah Ober: "What Is Democracy and What Is It Good For?" 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
Linda Bierds: "Second Hand: A Poet’s Journey Toward Science" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2011/2012
Cathy Davidson: "Now You See It: Why the Future of Higher Education Demands a Paradigm Shift" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2012/2013
Raymond Jonas: "The Color of Africa: Black and White at the Battle of Adwa – Ethiopia, 1896" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2010/2011
Lauren Berlant: "On Humorlessness" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2015/2016
Doris Sommer: "Ripple Effects: The Work of Art in the World" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2011/2012
T.J. Clark: "Picasso’s Guernica Revisited" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2009/2010
Alison Wylie: "What Knowers Know Well: Why Feminism Matters to Archaeology" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2015/2016
Diana Taylor: "Taking to the Streets: Arts and Activism in the Americas" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2011/2012
Richard Gray: "Fabulation and Metahistory: W.G. Sebald and Recent German Holocaust Fiction" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2009/2010
Bruce Robbins: "The Beneficiary: Cosmopolitanism and Inequality" Joff Hanauer Lectures in Western Civilization 2011/2012
Susannah Gottlieb: "For History and Against Grand Narratives: From W. H. Auden’s Reflections on Freud to His “Homage to Clio”" Joff Hanauer Lectures in Western Civilization 2011/2012
B/ordering Violence: Boundaries, Gender, Indigeneity in the Americas Initiatives 2012/2013
Biological Futures in a Globalized World Initiatives 2012/2013, 2011/2012
Digital Humanities Summer Institute 2015 Attendees Initiatives 2014/2015
Digital Humanities Summer Institute 2014 Attendees Initiatives 2013/2014
Now Urbanism Initiatives 2011/2012
Japanese Humanities Project Initiatives 2012/2013, 2011/2012, 2010/2011
Digital Humanities Summer Institute 2013 Attendees Initiatives 2012/2013
Resources for Digital Humanities Initiatives
Public Scholarship Initiatives 2015/2016
Reimagining the Humanities PhD and Reaching New Publics: Catalyzing Collaboration Initiatives 2015/2016
Digital Humanities Initiatives 2015/2016
Alumni - Certificate in Public Scholarship Initiatives
2017-2018 Society of Scholars Fellowships 2017/2018

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