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Public Humanities fellowship deadline February 15 2019

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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The Human Body in the Age of Catastrophe Event 2/19/19
 

The Human Body in the Age of Catastrophe

In The Human Body in the Age of Catastrophe, Stefanos Geroulanos & Todd Meyers uncover a fascinating story of how medical scientists came to conceptualize the body as an integrated yet brittle whole.

Distinguished Faculty Lecture with Hortense Spillers

Join us as we discuss Le Code Noir, one of the first codified legal documents regarding judicial conduct toward enslaved persons in the French colonies of the New World with Black Feminist scholar, Dr. Hortense Spillers.

Broadway to Main Street

Author Laurence Maslon tells the story of how the most beloved songs of the American Musical Theater made their way from the Theater District to living rooms across the country.

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Humanities Events at NYU | December 10 - 21, 2018

Humanities Events at NYU | December 10 - 21, 2018
Cover of "The Circuit" by Rowan Ricardo Phillips2018 Rowan Richardo Phillips

Humanities Events at NYU | November 26 - December 7, 2018

Humanities Events at NYU | November 26 - December 7, 2018
Hasia Diner speaks at "Julius Rosenwald: Repairing the World," 11/13/18

Julius Rosenwald: The quiet philanthropic humanitarian

Event Recap of Julius Rosenwald: Repairing the World, 11/13/18

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