slider42
slider43
slider40
slider37

The Humanities Initiative at NYU draws on the diverse talents and interests of NYU’s  faculty and students while taking advantage of the university’s location in New York City. The Initiative is committed to bringing NYU’s humanists together as well as to exploring the role of the humanities in the larger university and global community.

Sign up for email announcements

Applications

Faculty Research Fellowships

Deadline: November 10, 2014

Graduate Research Fellowships

Deadline: November 10, 2014

Twitter


#Humanities Ambassadors are launching a new publication! Apply to be a contributing editor! http://t.co/wl0FS5ZMTm http://t.co/vPZ1VJhVfk
- Friday Oct 31 - 11:26am

Nov 11 6PM | Great New #Books in the #Humanities: Critical Terms for the Study of #Gender from @UChicagoPress RSVP: http://t.co/5JKpPHEEbc
- Thursday Oct 30 - 3:55pm

#Digital #humanities go vogue http://t.co/gR6IgbQ10y via @YaleDailyNews
- Thursday Oct 30 - 10:03am

Don't miss: Sari Dienes #art exhibit @drawingcenter #nyc, co-curated by past fellow Delia Solomons Oct 8 - Nov 16 http://t.co/MqZunAbADq
- Wednesday Oct 29 - 4:20pm

RT @ianmilligan1: #NYU is hiring a clinical assistant/associate prof in digital humanities/digital scholarship https://t.co/TcnbvEFFid
- Wednesday Oct 29 - 1:32pm

[VIDEO] Women Innovators in Culinary #History - Megan Elias (@bmcc_cuny), Sara Franklin, Amy Bentley (@nyusteinhardt) http://t.co/vf2Po8eo3y
- Wednesday Oct 29 - 10:15am

Events

November 11, 2014

Great New Books in the Humanities: Critical Terms for the Study of Gender edited by Catharine Stimpson and Gilbert Herdt

November 18, 2014

Great New Books in the Humanities: The Feminine Symptom: Aleatory Matter in the Aristotelian Cosmos

December 2, 2014

Great New Books in the Humanities: Giorgio de Chirico and the Metaphysical City by Ara Merjian

December 9, 2014

Great New Books in the Humanities: Political Performance in Syria by Edward Ziter

May 4, 2015

Mapping Your Future: What Can You Do with a B.A. in the Humanities?

Videos

Writing Presidential Histories: Timothy Naftali and Evan Thomas

Great New Books in the Humanities: Dictionary of Untranslatables

Writers Writing: Maaza Mengiste and Gilbert King

The Value of the Humanities by Helen Small

Great New Books in the Humanities: Picking Up by Robin Nagle