Humanities

The university celebrates the study and growth of the humanities through dedicated departments and programs and through institutional commitments to interdisciplinary research and teaching.

The Bill and Carol Fox Center for Humanistic Inquiry serves as a focal point for humanities endeavors at Emory and serves to advance research and teaching, overall, in the humanities.

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Emory receives $1.2 million grant to help shape future of scholarly publishing

Feb. 22, 2017

Former U.S. Poet Laureate Natasha Trethewey to deliver Emory Commencement address

Feb. 13, 2017

From immigrant health to disability law, faculty exchanges broaden perspectives

Jan. 26, 2017

Emory professor wins National Jewish Book Award for debut work on Yiddish literature

Jan. 26, 2017

U.S. Poet Laureate Herrera to give free reading at Emory

Jan. 25, 2017

Wescoat honored for making the ancient world come alive for students

Jan. 23, 2017

Billops-Hatch exhibit events kick off with Fahamu Pecou

Jan. 13, 2017

'Fictions of the Body' helps students see the humanity in health, medicine

Dec. 5, 2016

Special events bid farewell to the First Folio

Nov. 30, 2016

Course, symposium examine impact of how Shakespeare's plays are performed

Nov. 15, 2016

Shakespeare at Emory headlines November's arts offerings

Nov. 8, 2016

Emory welcomes Shakespeare's First Folio

Nov. 2, 2016

Last volume of Samuel Beckett's letters celebrated at Emory

Oct. 20, 2016

Exhibit on African American art and culture takes flight at Woodruff Library

Sep. 14, 2016

Trethewey awarded Academy of American Poets Fellowship

Sep. 9, 2016

Fall courses offer fresh perspectives on high-profile issues

Aug. 24, 2016

Bridging ancient Tibetan medicine and modern Western science

June 20, 2016

History professor's influence to continue with namesake prize for undergraduate research

May 27, 2016

Where are they now? Catching up with former Wheel editors

May 26, 2016

Retiring faculty from Emory College represent 'extraordinary' scholars, teachers

May 23, 2016

Harry Rusche: Reflecting on a half century of teaching

May 23, 2016

Ryan Sutherland: Undergraduate research creates a musical legacy

May 17, 2016

Cuttino Award recognizes Lynne Huffer for exceptional mentoring

May 6, 2016

Nobel laureate, economist Amartya Sen to speak at Emory

May 2, 2016

Goldfein selected as Emory's first Mount Vernon Fellow

April 28, 2016

Emory senior finds untold stories of Japanese Americans reverberate in discussions today

April 27, 2016

Students create documentary on Syrian refugee education crisis

April 27, 2016

Afghan ambassador visits Emory to discuss politics, perceptions

April 26, 2016

Emory to host cross-disciplinary symposium on global mental health

April 20, 2016

Student researchers craft 'Resisting Racism' exhibit

April 20, 2016

Emory celebrates Undergraduate Research Week

April 15, 2016

Emory historian tackles China's military history with 'The Gunpowder Age'

April 14, 2016

Caroline Schmidt: Scholarship in hand, 'natural storyteller' looks to the future

April 7, 2016

No to Yes: Sociologist examines what defines excellence in musical genres

April 7, 2016

President Carter shares history and archive lessons with Emory students

April 6, 2016

Poet Jericho Brown awarded Guggenheim Fellowship

April 6, 2016

Rose Library brings hands-on research to undergraduate classes

April 6, 2016