For this upcoming 2020-2021 academic year, the Center for the Humanites is accepting applications for a new faculty public research mini-grant. These grants will be accepted on a rolling deadline and funds are limited. All Tufts faculty (including part-time faculty) in the humanities and social sciences are eligible to apply. […]
We are sorry to announce that all events at the Center for the Humanities at Tufts have been cancelled until further notice due to the University’s guidance on COVID-19. Please check back in April for an update.
Jennifer Eyl, Assistant Professor of Religion and Faculty Fellow at the Center, will discuss her research in a talk entitled, “Fidelity or Faith? The Virtue of Loyalty in Christian Origins.” This is a brown bag lunch seminar. Details of the event can be found in our calendar.
Freeden Blume Oeur, Associate Professor of Sociology and Faculty Fellow at the Center for the Humanities at Tufts, will be presenting on his research during a brown bag lunch seminar. Read more about his talk, “The Scholar Desired: Racial Trauma in Du Bois’s Black Flame Trilogy “ on our events […]
We will be resheduling James (JT) Thomas’s talk, “The Souls of Jews: Du Bois, Double Consciousness, and the Jewish Question,” for fall 2020. Check back in the summer for more details, or sign up for our mailing list to learn about upcoming events.
Dr. Anny Gaul, a postdoctoral fellow at the Center for the Humanities, has recently published an essay on the academic blog The Maydan. “Bastila and the Archives of Unwritten Things” explores the archive of a recipe for bastila, a Moroccan pastry. An explanation for why she wrote this article can […]
Stop by the Center at 48 Professors Row during workday hours (M-F, 9-5) and check out photographs from South African documentary photographer, Johann Kuus, and Iranian photographer, Shirin Neshat. Photos courtesy of Tufts University Art Galleries.