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December 14, 2018

Institute for the Humanities

October 24, 2018

U-M, artists 'pave' Liberty Street with 10,000 illuminated books

After months of planning, the Institute for the Humanities presented "Literature vs. Traffic" on Tuesday. The one-night-only installation by Luzinterruptus, an anonymous art collective based in Spain, "paved" Ann Arbor's Liberty Street with more than 10,000 illuminated books.

April 16, 2018

Institute for the Humanities names fellows for summer and 2018-19

The Institute for the Humanities has awarded fellowships to seven U-M lecturers and tenure-track faculty members in a new eight-week summer fellowship program.

Eight U-M faculty members and eight graduate students have received fellowships to support research projects they will pursue during the 2018-19 academic year.

March 12, 2018

Campus briefs

UM-Flint veterans program earns grant

May 17, 2017

Peggy McCracken appointed to lead Institute for the Humanities

Peggy McCracken has been named director of the University of Michigan Institute for the Humanities. Her appointment is effective July 1 and runs through June 30, 2022. She replaces Sidonie Smith, who is stepping down after five years as director.

May 11, 2016

Institute for the Humanities names 17 fellows for 2016-17

The Institute for the Humanities has awarded fellowships to nine faculty members and eight graduate students to support research projects they will pursue during 2016-17.

The fellows and the topics of their research projects are:

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