Upcoming Events

October 18| 5:00 – 7:00pm | Coolidge Room
Zachariah Mampilly (Vassar) and Vivek Bald (MIT)
"Race, Colonialism, and Diaspora Studies"

October 25 | 5:00 – 7:00pm | CHAT Conference Room
Susan Napier (Tufts)
"Miyazaki world, A Life in Art"

October 29| 5:30 – 7:00pm | CHAT Conference Room
Tarek El-Ariss (Dartmouth)
"Leaks, Hacks and Scandals: Arab Culture in the Digital Age"

All Event Details |  Lunch Seminars |  Working Groups

Video Quick Links

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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