Historian Ada Palmer traces censorship of radical ideas across centuries
December 14, 2018Ada Palmer hosts a series of dialogues designed to tackle how censorship and technology have influenced the dissemination of information through time and across disciplines.
Q&A: Scholar from Puerto Rico discusses research project with UChicago faculty
October 11, 2018University of Puerto Rico Professor Evaluz Cotto-Quijano discusses her research, its impact on Puerto Rico, and what's next.
Wu Hung will deliver the 2018 Nuveen Lecture at The Divinity School
October 10, 2018Wu Hung will deliver a talk titled "Miraculous Icons and Dynastic Time: Narrating Buddhist Images in Medieval China."
Two Stevanovich Institute members named as researchers on Foundation of Polish Science TEAM grant
August 10, 2018Visiting Professor Adam Kola & IFK faculty member Haun Saussy join "Core Concepts of Historical Thinking" project team
Stevanovich Institute Director to deliver four lectures at Oberlin College & Conservatory
August 10, 2018The Martin Lectures at Oberlin have been presented since 1929, and are among the most prestigious lecture series in Classics in the country.
National Gallery names art historian Wu Hung as 2019 Mellon Lecturer
June 11, 2018Stevanovich Institute affililated faculty member Wu Hung will deliver the 68th annual A.W. Mellon Lectures on the Fine Arts at the National Gallery of Art.
May 10, 2018Haun Saussy has been awarded the René Wellek Prize by the American Comparative Literature Association for his book Translation as Citation: Zhuangzi Inside Out.
Haun Saussy Awarded Scaglione Prize for Comparative Literary Studies
January 10, 2018Congratulations to Professor Haun Saussy for being awarded the Modern Language Association of America's Aldo and Jeanne Scaglione Prize for Comparative Literary Studies.
Claudia Brittenham Recieves Fellowship from the National Endowment for the Humanities
January 10, 2018Congratulations to Professor Claudia Brittenham for being awarded a fellowship from the National Endowment for the Humanities to support her research for the 2018-19 year.
New Members Join SIFK Faculty and External Faculty Group
January 10, 2018
In the Media
Inaugural Stevanovich Institute conference examines how knowledge is formed
December 18, 2017For four days beginning on Nov. 16, 40 thinkers from the University of Chicago and institutions around the world debated what knowledge is, how it came to be and what its role is today.
Wu Hung honored for helping create field of contemporary Chinese art history
November 09, 2017Congratulations to Professor Wu Hung for being named the College Art Association's 2018 Distinguished Scholar.
Congratulations to Stuart M. McManus!
August 10, 2017Congratulations to Stuart M. McManus, Postdoctoral Researcher, whose book manuscript has been solicited by Ideas in Context, a prestigious book series in intellectual history published by Cambridge.
Kenneth Pomeranz elected to British Academy
July 20, 2017