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Simpson Center for the Humanities

Programs + Projects Archive

Title Typesort ascending Year of Funding
Hazard Adams: "Academic Child (McFarland & Company, 2008)" New Books in Print 2008/2009
Jessica Burstein: "Cold Modernism: Literature, Fashion, Art" New Books in Print 2012/2013
Simon Werrett: "Fireworks: Pyrotechnic Arts and Sciences in European History (University of Chicago Press, 2010)" New Books in Print 2010/2011
Davinder Bhowmik: "Writing Okinawa: Narrative Acts of Identity and Resistance (Routledge, 2008)" New Books in Print 2008/2009
Ted Mack: "Manufacturing Modern Japanese Literature: Publishing, Prizes, and the Ascription of Literary Value (Duke University Press, 2010)" New Books in Print 2010/2011
Eric Ames: "Ferocious Reality: Documentary according to Werner Herzog " New Books in Print 2012/2013
Chadwick Allen, "Earthworks Rising: Mound Building in Native Art & Literature" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2019/2020
Diana Taylor: "Taking to the Streets: Arts and Activism in the Americas" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2011/2012
David Knechtges: "How to View a Mountain in Medieval China" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2008/2009
Whitney Davis, “Pictorial Art and Global Psychological Modernity” Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2018/2019
Anna Tsing, "Feral Atlas and the More-than-Human Anthropocene" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2019/2020
Steven Ungar: "Making Waves: Documentary Film in Perspective" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2008/2009
Anne Balsamo: "Designing Culture: The Technological Imagination at Work in the Creation of Cultural Heritage" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2014/2015
Vicente L. Rafael: "Translation in Wartime" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2007/2008
Robin D. G. Kelley: "What Is Racial Capitalism and Why Does It Matter?" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2017/2018
David Shields : "The Novel Is Dead; Long Live the Anti-Novel" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2016/2017
Nancy Fraser, "What Should Socialism Mean in the 21st Century?" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2018/2019
Lecture 3 - Ruth Wilson Gilmore Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2020/2021
Mike Davis: "Who Will Build the Ark? The Architectural Imagination in the Age of Catastrophic Convergence" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2008/2009
Derek Attridge: "Reading and Responsibility" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2007/2008
Paul Farmer: "The Caregivers’ Disease - The History and Political Economy of Ebola in West Africa" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2017/2018
Alondra Nelson : "DNA, Race, and Reparations" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2016/2017
Rainer Forst : "Toleration and Democracy" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2014/2015
Brian Reed: "Sing Along: Poetry and Birds" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2017/2018
Wendy Brown: "Porous Sovereignty, Walled Democracy" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2007/2008
Lorraine Daston: "Algorithms Before Computers: Patterns, Recipes, and Rules" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2016/2017
Kwame Anthony Appiah : "Cosmopolitanism: Ethics in a World of Strangers" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2010/2011
Lecture 1 - Abderrahmane Sissako Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2020/2021
Charles W. Mills: "Race and Capitalism" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2017/2018
Robin D.G. Kelley: "When Africa Was “The Thing”: Modern Jazz in Revolutionary Times" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2010/2011

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