Embrace challenging topics.
Explore questions at the heart of emergent topics.
Engage the undergraduate mind.
Energize the arts.
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.
- Humanities course "Mapping Moby-Dick" featured in University Record. April 15, 2014
- U-M President Mary Sue Coleman co-authors Washington Post article on important role of the humanities November 18, 2013
- Former Helmut F. Stern Fellow Donald Lopez co-authors landmark dictionary about Buddhism November 6, 2013
- State of Exception: MOCAD
02/07/2014 - 05/04/2014;
- No-Touching Zone: An Exhibition by Chris Hyndman
04/10/2014 - 05/17/2014;
- Artist Talk
No-Touching Zone: An Exhibition by Chris Hyndman Speaker: Chris Hyndman 04/22/2014; 12:30PM