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  • The Humanities Center is excited to announce Public Humanities Fellowships for summer 2017! This new program offers Pitt grad students the opportunity to work in one of several great positions in local cultural institutions from May-August, 2017. Click here for more information or email Dan Kubis at dankubis@pitt.edu with questions. Deadline is March 31!

  • We are so honored that Ta-Nehisi Coates will be lecturing on the Black Panther on March 20th in the Humanities Center during his Colloquium "Mythic Register: Political Contradictions and the Battle Between Good and Evil in Ta-Nehisi Coates' Black Panther".


    While this event is not open to the public, his evening lecture is open to the public and we look forward to seeing you there! 

  • Vaughn Rasberry (Stanford University) will be lecturing on and reading his new book Race and the Totalitarian Century: Geopolitics in the Black Literary Imagination on Tuesday, March 28, 2017 at 5:00 PM in the Humanities Center. Copies of the book (cover pictured above) will be available for purchase at the event. 

  • The University of Pittsburgh Humanities Center and the Global Studies Center hope you will join us for Thursday, March 23rd's "Humanizing the Global, Globalizing the Human" Lecture: "Reframing Political Subjectivity:Inter-Imperial World, Interdisciplinary Method". For more information click here

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