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Simpson Center for the Humanities

Programs + Projects Archive

Title Typesort ascending Year
T.J. Clark: "Picasso’s Guernica Revisited" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2009/2010
Linda Bierds: "Second Hand: A Poet’s Journey Toward Science" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2011/2012
Lorraine Daston: "Algorithms Before Computers: Patterns, Recipes, and Rules" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2016/2017
Charles W. Mills: "Race and Capitalism" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2017/2018
Richard Gray: "Fabulation and Metahistory: W.G. Sebald and Recent German Holocaust Fiction" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2009/2010
Doris Sommer: "Ripple Effects: The Work of Art in the World" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2011/2012
Dipesh Chakrabarty: "Between Globalization and Global Warming: The Long and the Short of Human History" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2009/2010
Christof Mauch: "How Vulnerable Is Our World? Environmental Sustainability and Lessons from the Past" 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
Stephen Hinds: "Marvell’s Latin and Wordsworth’s Greek: Literature and Literalism in the Classical Tradition" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2013/2014
David Knechtges: "How to View a Mountain in Medieval China" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2008/2009
Lauren Berlant: "On Humorlessness" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2015/2016
Steven Ungar: "Making Waves: Documentary Film in Perspective" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2008/2009
Alison Wylie: "What Knowers Know Well: Why Feminism Matters to Archaeology" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2015/2016
Victoria Lawson: "A Crisis of Care and a Crisis of Borders: Towards Caring Citizenship" Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities 2012/2013
Lecture 1 - Abderrahmane Sissako 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
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
Biological Futures in a Globalized World Initiatives 2012/2013, 2011/2012
Resources for Digital Humanities Initiatives
Digital Humanities Initiatives 2015/2016
Public Scholarship Initiatives 2015/2016
Digital Humanities Summer Institute 2015 Attendees Initiatives 2014/2015
Digital Humanities Summer Institute 2014 Attendees Initiatives 2013/2014
Digital Humanities Summer Institute 2013 Attendees Initiatives 2012/2013
B/ordering Violence: Boundaries, Gender, Indigeneity in the Americas Initiatives 2012/2013
Reimagining the Humanities PhD and Reaching New Publics: Catalyzing Collaboration Initiatives 2015/2016
Alumni - Certificate in Public Scholarship Initiatives
Now Urbanism Initiatives 2011/2012

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