Designed to foster creative and dynamic teaching across humanistic disciplines and departments, in the interest of generating innovative new courses and teaching formats.
WORKING RESEARCH GROUPS
Bringing together NYU faculty and graduate students in a carefully planned series of meetings on a focused topic in the humanities where interdisciplinary approaches are likely to be particularly fruitful.
ON BEING HUMAN FIRST-YEAR SEMINARS
These College of Arts & Science seminars introduce students to the building blocks of humanistic discourse, and teach them how the humanities shape critical issues in other fields such as economics, law, politics, and the natural sciences.
GRANTS-IN-AID FOR CONFERENCES
The Center for the Humanities has limited funding to assist conferences with a humanistic theme held at NYU in New York City or at a global location with up to $5,000.
GRANTS-IN-AID FOR BOOK PUBLICATION SUBVENTIONS
The Center makes available a limited number of grants in support of the publication of books with a humanistic focus, for costs incurred in the publication of monographs, edited collections, or translations.
Open Access Publishing
OPEN ACCESS MONOGRAPH PUBLISHING INITIATIVE
The goal of this program is to advance the wide digital dissemination of scholarship in the humanities and humanistic social sciences to all readers with internet access.