Energize the arts.
Embrace challenging topics.
Engage the undergraduate mind.
Investigate the latest on digital humanities.
Strengthen faculty and graduate student research.
The Institute for the Humanities is a center for innovative, collaborative study in the humanities and arts. Each year we provide fellowships for Michigan faculty, graduate students, and visiting scholars who work on interdisciplinary projects. We also offer a wide array of public and scholarly events, including weekly talks, public lectures, conferences, art exhibits, and performances.
READ: Open-access version of Sidonie Smith's Manifesto for the Humanities
WATCH: Our Year of Conversions Trailer
- Katie Lennard: What I'm Reading This Week November 13, 2015
- Application form available for 2016-17 U-M Graduate Student Fellowships November 12, 2015
- Inst. for the Humanities featured in U-M Snap Chat story November 4, 2015
- Sonya Clark Installation
10/22/2015 - 12/11/2015;
- The Land of Open Graves: Photographs from the Undocumented Migration Project
Pop-Up Exhibition 11/10/2015 - 01/13/2016; 9:00AM - 5:00PM
- Author's Forum Presents
Vox Popular: The Surprising Life of Language in the Media: A Conversation with Robin Queen and Anne Curzan 12/02/2015; 5:30PM