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Due to continuing attendance limits on in-person gatherings, events scheduled for the Spring 2021 term are again very likely to be hosted as virtual offerings only. We encourage potential attendees to confirm the status of events directly with organizers.

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Recent News

December 17, 2020

The Center for Folklore Studies has received a $25,000  Global Arts + Humanities Discovery Theme (GAHDT) Centers Grant, for its project: “Revisioning Folklore Studies in the Academy and the Public…

December 17, 2020

The Center for Ethnic Studies is proud to announce they are the recipients of a 2020-2021 Global Arts and Humanities Discovery Theme Centers and Institutes Grant!

Our project, Building…

December 4, 2020

The Humanities institute is pleased to announce the deadlines for the Centers Spring 2021 financial award applications. Links with specific information about these award opportunities can be found…

June 17, 2020

The Humanities Institute is pleased to announce grants received by two of its centers from the recent COVID-19 Special Grants Initiative through the Global Arts and Humanities Discovery Theme…

People Directory

Jared Gardner
Director, Humanities Institute; Joseph V. Denney Designated Professor of English and Director of Popular Culture Studies
South Asian Studies Initiative; Associate Professor, Department of History, Department of Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies
Director, Melton Center for Jewish Studies; Professor, Department of Philosophy
Katherine Borland
Director, Center for Folklore Studies; Associate Professor, Department of Comparative Studies