Mellon Seminar

From 2014 to 2017, the Mellon Seminar examined the interrelationship between violence and non-violence. The Seminar’s theme from 2017 to 2020 will be “Migration and the Humanities.”

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Writers Speak

Writers Speak brings significant contemporary writers to speak on campus, with the intention of fostering literary conversation.

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The Environment Forum

The Environment Forum is dedicated to exploring new work in the arts and humanities that reframes or reimagines the relationship of humanity to the rest of nature.

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Latest News

Author Accepts Mahindra Award, Ponders Concept of a Mother Tongue

Monday, October 22, 2018

Accepting the inaugural Mahindra Award for Global Distinction in the Humanities, Nobel Prize-winning author J.M. Coetzee treated the audience filling Sanders Theatre on Wednesday to thoughts about his earliest reading and the concept of a mother tongue.

Read the full article at The Harvard Gazette