Upcoming Events

Feb 7th | 5:30pm – 7:30pm | CHAT, Fung House
Ebony Coletu (Pennsylvania State):
"The Logistical Turn in African Diaspora Studies: Practicing Political Imagination in Chief Sam's Back-to-Africa Campaign"

Feb 13th | 3:00pm – 4:30pm | CHAT, Fung House
Laurie Essig (Wesleyan)
"Love, Inc. Dating Apps and Big White Weddings"

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Dionne Brand, "Readings from The Blue Clerk, ars poetica". Link to video coming soon.

Mellon Sawyer Seminar
2016-2017 videos


The Center for Humanities at Tufts fosters interdisciplinary humanities work in comparative literature, comparative religion, world history, philosophy, anthropology, and the arts, to innovate new research and reflection.

The Center hosts public lectures, seminars, conferences and colloquia by visiting artists, writers, and scholars, and brings together faculty, postdoctoral, and dissertation fellows. Fellows participate in a research seminar and attend monthly public events with distinguished visiting scholars.

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Center for the Humanities at Tufts

Fung House
48 Professors Row
Medford, MA 02155

Email: humanities@tufts.edu

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