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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
Whitney Davis, “Pictorial Art and Global Psychological Modernity” Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2018/2019
Kwame Anthony Appiah : "Cosmopolitanism: Ethics in a World of Strangers" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2010/2011
Anna Tsing, "Feral Atlas and the More-than-Human Anthropocene" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2019/2020
Linda Bierds: "Second Hand: A Poet’s Journey Toward Science" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2011/2012
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
Robin D.G. Kelley: "When Africa Was “The Thing”: Modern Jazz in Revolutionary Times" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2010/2011
POSTPONED: Ruth Wilson Gilmore, "Meanwhile: Making Abolition Geographies" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2019/2020
Doris Sommer: "Ripple Effects: The Work of Art in the World" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2011/2012
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
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
Digital Humanities Summer Institute 2015 Attendees Initiatives 2014/2015
Digital Humanities Summer Institute 2014 Attendees Initiatives 2013/2014
B/ordering Violence: Boundaries, Gender, Indigeneity in the Americas Initiatives 2012/2013
Digital Humanities Summer Institute 2013 Attendees Initiatives 2012/2013
Reimagining the Humanities PhD and Reaching New Publics: Catalyzing Collaboration Initiatives 2015/2016
Now Urbanism Initiatives 2011/2012
Biological Futures in a Globalized World Initiatives 2012/2013, 2011/2012
Japanese Humanities Project Initiatives 2012/2013, 2011/2012, 2010/2011
Alumni - Certificate in Public Scholarship Initiatives
Resources for Digital Humanities Initiatives
Public Scholarship Initiatives 2015/2016
Digital Humanities Initiatives 2015/2016
Biological Futures in a Globalized World Fellowships 2012/2013, 2011/2012

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