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December 23, 2019
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October 11, 2019
“Yale Professors Tina Lu and Shawkat Toorawa lead students in a new first year Yale seminar called “Six Pretty Good Books.” The course is designed to introduce...
May 29, 2019
Two Humanities seniors, Olivia Noble ‘19 and Leland Stange ‘19 were awarded important Yale College Prizes for distinguished work on their Senior Essays.
February 4, 2019
Jeffrey Brown, Chief Arts Correspondent for the PBS NewsHour, visited The Humanities Program on February 5th and 6th.
•	Salvador Dalì, Illustration of Montaigne’s essay “On Vanity”, 1946
January 16, 2019
This course will offer a close reading of the Essays by Michel de Montaigne (1533-92), which is commonly considered a classic text of European early modernity.
What Does It Mean To Be Human Poster
January 15, 2019
Tuesday, January 15, 2019 - 5:30pm Whitney Humanities Center, Room 108 53 Wall Street
June 25, 2018
“History, at least in its state of imaginary perfection, is a compound of poetry and philosophy.” -Macaulay.  What does it mean to feel like you are living...