News & Events

 Please check the links below for information on the major departmental events and for a calendar of department lectures, workshops, and conferences. We also participate in a lively intellectual scene at the University of Chicago and have a separate set of links below for Humanities Division and University events.  See Department Highlights for recent updates about our faulty and students.

DEPARTMENT EVENTS

Humanities Division and University Calendars

2017-18 DEPARTMENT HIGHLIGHTS

  • Spring 2018: Melissa Bilal, 2018 Visiting Dumanian Professor, gives the annual Dumanian lecture, titled "Never Bow in Servitude."
  • Spring 2018: Nadine Moeller receives Quartrell teaching award.
  • Spring 2018: James Osborne featured in Tableau Magazine.
  • Winter 2018: An interview with Hervé Reculeau, who leads the interdisciplinary “Coping with Changing Climates” project funded by the Mellon Foundation, is featured on the UC Humanities website.

2016-17 DEPARTMENT HIGHLIGHTS