News

November 2, 2022 Sarah E.K. Fong, CHAT Faculty Fellow and Assistant Professor in RCD, was interviewed by Tufts Daily on her research of Black and Indigenous education. Read the interview here.


October 14, 2022Lorgia García Peña, CHAT Faculty Fellow, has received the Angela Y. Davis Prize for outstanding public scholarship from the American Studies Association. Read more about the award here.


June 30, 2022 – The Center for the Humanities at Tufts has named Heather D. Curtis the next Director of CHAT. Professor Curtis is the Warren S. Woodbridge Professor in the Department of Religion, and was previously Interim Chair of the Department of Studies in Race, Colonialism, and Diaspora.


June 30, 2022 – We are pleased to welcome seven new faculty fellows, two dissertation fellows, three postdoctoral fellows, and three visiting scholars and affiliates to CHAT for the upcoming 2022-2023 academic year. This is a dynamic group and we look forward to having a full house at 48 Professors Row.

Read more about our incoming fellows on the Current Fellows page.

Read here to learn more about this year’s visiting scholars and affiliate.