Humanities Institute Events

February 16 - March 18, 2019

Wednesday, February 20

James Loeffler, “The Right to Be Heard – Jews, Human Rights, and Global Democracy"

2018 marked the 70th anniversary of the UN Declaration of Human Rights amid a time of crisis for global democracy. It is imperative that we revisit the...

Friday, February 22

Ifeoma C. Kiddoe Nwankwo: Translating America’s Symposium

“Translating America/America Translated” is a two-day faculty-graduate student symposium on new hemispheric geographies and languages in pre-20th-century...

Wednesday, March 6

Borderbus: A Community Conversation on Migration, Art, and Social Justice

Join recent U.S. Poet Laureate Juan Felipe Herrera and Santa Cruz book artist Felicia Rice in an exploration of the powerful role that poetry and art can...

Tuesday, March 12

RESCHEDULED Algorithms of Oppression: How Search Engines Reinforce Racism

NEW DATE! March 12th The landscape of information is rapidly shifting as new imperatives and demands push to the fore increasing investment in digital...