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22 Feb 24

Opportunity and Exclusion in the New American Metropolis

Drawing on her research in Chicago, Houston, and Atlanta, Margaret Weir examines the politics of exclusion and opportunity in the new American metropolis.

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22 Feb 24

Fellow Spotlight: Leigh Raiford

Leigh Raiford is studying photographs made by Black American activists and artists who traveled the world for study, work, or movement building.

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20 Feb 24

Fellow Spotlight: Adam D. Weinberg

Former Whitney director Adam D. Weinberg is researching contemporary artists's creation of sacred spaces.

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15 Feb 24

Ukrainian History as World History

Famed Yale historian Timothy Snyder on Ukraine's past, present, and future.

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15 Feb 24

Fellow Spotlight: Noam Lupu

Noam Lupu looks at how experiences of political violence shape the political identities of victims and their descendants.

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15 Feb 24

Fellow Spotlight: Heidi Julavits

Writer Heidi Julavits attempts to redefine memoir as an act of personal, philosophical, and ideological investigation.

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13 Feb 24

Theater, Democracy, and the Making of an American Culture War

James Shapiro discusses his book-in-progress about the rise and fall of the Federal Theater.

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13 Feb 24

Fellow Spotlight: Margaret Weir

Political scientist Margaret Weir asks, "Why does place continue to impose burdens on opportunity?"

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08 Feb 24

Fellow Spotlight: James Shapiro

James Shapiro is writing a book about the only federal theater ever founded in the United States.

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30 Jan 24

Taiwan Rising

In this talk, Michael Meyer illustrates the tightrope of Taiwanese history.

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