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Turmoil in the Academic Melting Pot

Striking a balance between campus free speech, academic freedom, diversity, inclusion and the values underlying a liberal education.

The Erosion of Ritual in Modern Life

Navigating a world without formal ceremonies and rites of passage.

Guilt, the Most Powerful Human Emotion

Feelings of guilt and the path to redemption.

American Liberalism Unmasked

The tension between American ideals of liberty and equality and the realities of illiberal practices and ideologies.

Beyond the Binary: Placing the Humanities and Sciences in Conversation

How the humanities can enrich scientific discourse, challenge the limitations of scientism and foster a holistic approach to understanding the natural world and our place in it.

Black Artists and the Making of Transatlantic Modernism

Black art and the politics of identity during the 1920s and 1930s.

Puccini’s 'Turandot' in Our Age of Cancel Culture

Can this pinnacle of opera as an art form be reclaimed in a time of intense cultural sensitivity?

Religion and the American Left

Activism, to be successful, requires something more than demonstrations and public protests.