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April 16, 2013
April 2, 2013
Acclaimed director Martin Scorsese delivers the 42nd Jefferson Lecture in the Humanities, arguing for cinema's importance as an object of analysis -- and therefore of preservation.
February 25, 2013
One prominent anthropologist, Marshall Sahlins, resigns from National Academy of Sciences to protest its election of another prominent anthropologist, Napoleon Chagnon, as well as the group's military partnerships.
February 20, 2013
Academy Award-winning director Martin Scorsese will deliver the 2013 Jefferson Lecture, the National Endowment for the Humanities announced Tuesday. Scorsese is the first filmmaker chosen for the honor, which is typically awarded to a scholar in the humanities (and is the highest accolade the federal government bestows for such work).
February 18, 2013
Anthropologist Napoleon Chagnon talks to Inside Higher Ed about his new book, Noble Savages, and his lengthy and exceptionally controversial career.
February 4, 2013
Author discusses new book on history's evolution as a discipline and what that means for the field today.
January 8, 2013
Philosopher discusses new book on why favoritism is better than fairness.
January 7, 2013
The MLA launches online network for scholars, and convention attendees see connections between growth of digital humanities and a more inclusive association.
November 2, 2012
Editors discuss new book on diversity work within higher education.
October 18, 2012
Constance Bumgarner Gee -- best known in academe as "Gordon Gee's ex-wife who smoked marijuana at the Vanderbilt presidential mansion" -- publishes a frank memoir.