Hall Center For The Humanities


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CNN Legal Analyst Jeffrey Toobin to Speak About the Supreme Court and President Obama

Assistant Professors in the Humanities Win Book Publication Awards

Hall Center to Host 12th Annual Celebration of Books

Distinguished Art Historian to Speak About Illustrated Medieval Texts

October 2013

Historian & Author to Discuss History of Privacy

Winner of 2013 Trollope Prize Announced

September 2013

International Human Rights Lawyer Arsalan Iftikhar to Kick Off 2013-2014 Humanities Lecture Series

August 2013

2013 Byron Caldwell Smith Book Award Winner Announced

June 2013

Hall Center Names Henry Fortunato Simons Public Humanities Fellow for 2013-2014

May 2013

African & African-American Studies Professor Receives First Hall Center Scholars on Site Award

March 2013

MacArthur Fellow & Haitian author to speak in Humanities Lecture Series

Hall Center to Host 11th Annual Celebration of Faculty Book Publication

November 2012

Former MLA President to Deliver Lecture on Radical Rethinking of Humanities PhDs

October 2012

Historian, KU Alumna to Unravel Mystery of Famous Photographer's Suicide

KU Communication Studies Professor to Assess Barack Obama's Presidential Rhetoric in Pre-Election Humanities Lecture Series

NPR's Best-Selling Author Sarah Vowell to Speak in Hall Center's Humanities Lecture Series

September 2012

Environmental History Conference to Honor Hall Distinguished Professor of American History Emeritus

National Book Award Winning Poet to Lecture on Poetry, Climate Change, and Art

June 2012

Historian Wins Vice Chancellor for Research & Graduate Studies Book Publication Award

Hall Center Announces 2012-2013 Sias Graduate Fellow

April, 2012

Hall Center Presents Susan Harris at Annual KU in Wichita Event

Humanities Lecture Series 2012-2013 Announced

Historian Wins Vice Chancellor for Research & Graduate Studies Book Publication Award

Award Winning Author to Speak About Landscapes and Memory at Hall Center Lecture

March, 2012

Attorney Sarah Weddington to Give Women's Leadership Lecture

Writer and Philosopher to Explore the Usefulness of Religion for Atheists

February, 2012

Hall Center to Host 10th Annual Celebration of Books

KU Professor To Explore Antievolution Controversies In Education At Hall Center Lecture

Professor And OAH Distinguished Lecturer To Speak On Thomas Jefferson's Lovers

January, 2012

Hall Center Announces 2012-2013 Research And Creative Work Fellows

December, 2011

Hall Center For The Humanities Receives Challenge Grant To Promote Interdisciplinary Collaborative Research

November, 2011

Critic And Author Of The Metaphysical Club Louis Menand To Speak At KU 

Colloquium Celebrates English Professor's Contributions To American Poetry 

October, 2011

Education Reform Critic And Historian Diane Ravitch To Speak In Humanities Lecture Series

ACLS New Faculty Fellowship, Deadline October 5

September, 2011

World War II Historian & Nazi Expert To Kick Off Hall Center Humanities Lecture Series

August, 2011

New For 2011—Hall Center Competitions Portal

July, 2011

2011 Byron Caldwell Smith Book Award Announced


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