The NYU Center for the Humanities draws on the diverse talents and interests of NYU’s faculty and students while taking advantage of the university’s location in New York City. The Center is committed to bringing NYU’s humanists together as well as to exploring the role of the humanities in the larger university and global community.

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Upcoming Events


Empress of the East

Tuesday, December 5th, 2017

A discussion of Leslie Peirce’s new book, which moves the history of sixteenth-century women rulers geographically beyond what the traditional narrative tells us about female power.

How to Start Your Humanities Research Project

Tuesday, December 12th, 2017

Join a roundtable of undergraduate students who will share about their own research projects and experiences.

Jumpstart Your Winter Writing

Tuesday, December 19th, 2017

An action-oriented session about kicking off and sustaining your winter writing. Learn how to make significant progress on your writing project.


Humanities Events at NYU | Nov. 20 - Dec. 3, 2017

Humanities events happening at NYU from Nov. 20th through Dec. 3rd, 2017

The Transforming Humanities

Event recap of The 'Crisis' Humanities and the Digital Humanities?, 11/14/17

The Suffragents: Lessons in Allyship

Event recap of When Modern Men Became Feminists, 11/7/17

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