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Simpson Center for the Humanities

Programs + Projects Archive

Title Typesort descending Year
Now Urbanism Initiatives 2011/2012
Resources for Digital Humanities Initiatives
Japanese Humanities Project Initiatives 2012/2013, 2011/2012, 2010/2011
Digital Humanities Summer Institute 2014 Attendees Initiatives 2013/2014
Public Scholarship Initiatives 2015/2016
Digital Humanities Summer Institute 2013 Attendees Initiatives 2012/2013
Digital Humanities Initiatives 2015/2016
Reimagining the Humanities PhD and Reaching New Publics: Catalyzing Collaboration Initiatives 2015/2016
Alumni - Certificate in Public Scholarship Initiatives
B/ordering Violence: Boundaries, Gender, Indigeneity in the Americas Initiatives 2012/2013
Biological Futures in a Globalized World Initiatives 2012/2013, 2011/2012
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
Robin D. G. Kelley: "What Is Racial Capitalism and Why Does It Matter?" 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
Nancy Fraser, "What Should Socialism Mean in the 21st Century?" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2018/2019
Victoria Lawson: "A Crisis of Care and a Crisis of Borders: Towards Caring Citizenship" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2012/2013
Mike Davis: "Who Will Build the Ark? The Architectural Imagination in the Age of Catastrophic Convergence" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2008/2009
POSTPONED: Ruth Wilson Gilmore, "Meanwhile: Making Abolition Geographies" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2019/2020
Paul Farmer: "The Caregivers’ Disease - The History and Political Economy of Ebola in West Africa" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2017/2018
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
Wendy Brown: "Porous Sovereignty, Walled Democracy" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2007/2008
Kwame Anthony Appiah : "Cosmopolitanism: Ethics in a World of Strangers" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2010/2011
Brian Reed: "Sing Along: Poetry and Birds" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2017/2018
Josiah Ober: "What Is Democracy and What Is It Good For?" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2012/2013
Lorraine Daston: "Algorithms Before Computers: Patterns, Recipes, and Rules" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2016/2017
Robin D.G. Kelley: "When Africa Was “The Thing”: Modern Jazz in Revolutionary Times" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2010/2011
Charles W. Mills: "Race and Capitalism" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2017/2018
Christof Mauch: "How Vulnerable Is Our World? Environmental Sustainability and Lessons from the Past" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2015/2016

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