Cogut Institute for the Humanities

Humanities in the World

The initiative explores the global dimension of humanities scholarship as well as the role of the humanities in society, supporting important new work that expands the scope of the traditional humanities.

Upcoming Events

Past Events

The lecture series Art History from the South, presented with the Centre for Contemporary South Asia, amplified the collaborative humanities seminar and international symposium developped by Brown University faculty Vazira Fazila-Yacoobali Zamindar and guest faculty Tapati Guha-Thakurta.
The initiative presented webinars with Deborah Thomas and Denise Ferreira da Silva as part of its new lecture series. "Race in a Global Frame" showcases transnational perspectives on racialization, racial injustice, racial emancipation, antiracist intervention, and critical race thinking.