"Visions for the Humanities"
Date: Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014
Location: Room 100, George Wells Knight House, 104 E. 15th Ave.
Host: Humanities Institute
Reading/discussing recent reports from Harvard, the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and the MLA that imagine a path forward for the humanities.
“The Heart of the Matter: The humanities and social sciences for a vibrant, competitive, and secure nation” American Academy of Arts and Sciences report; The Heart of the Matter pdf
“The Teaching of the Arts and Humanities at Harvard College: Mapping the Future;” Mapping the Future pdf
“Report of the MLA Task Force on Doctoral Study in Modern Language and Literature” MLA Task Force pdf
For more information, visit the Humanities Institute website.