Events

Women's Voices of the Middle Ages and Renaissance: A Symposium

When: Friday, Mar 13, 2020
Where: B192 JFSB
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MARS Keynote Speaker: Jane Newman

When: Tuesday, Mar 17, 2020
Where: B192 JFSB
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Colloquium: Caroline Weber

When: Thursday, Mar 19, 2020
Where: 4010 JFSB
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Humanities Center Blog

Historical Portals in the City of Lights

When I was first learning French in high school, I was enthralled by Paris. Not only did I love the language, but the cuisine, the culture, the history, and of course the art seemed as ...
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Chasing the Literary Sublime

I’ve just finished reading Ulysses in one of my classes. As a group, we struggled and wrestled and plodded through the dense text in a month, coming to class only to realize that a mere ...
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Dispatches from 21st-Century Europe

As a specialist in the literature of Britain’s Romantic period, I had little occasion during graduate school or the first twelve years of my professorial career to venture outside the Anglophone world in my teaching ...
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Media Gallery

Videos and other media from recent Humanities Center events.