March 9, 2018
Alan Mikhail, professor of history, was recently honored with the 2018 Anneliese Maier Research Award for his work on early modern Muslim history.
One of the finest manuscripts by the influential Medieval French poet Alain Chartier, the complete work is now available for research online or at the library.
March 8, 2018
The Yale Repertory Theatre will stage Suzan-Lori Parks’ “Father Comes Home from the Wars, Parts 1, 2 & 3" March 16-April 7. Opening night is March 22.
March 7, 2018
Edward Cooke, the Charles F. Montgomery Professor of American Decorative Arts, received the 2018 Distinguished Teaching of Art History Award.
Award-winning author and poet Claudia Rankine will speak at Grace Hopper College on Thursday, March 8 as a Poynter Fellow in Journalism.
The 2018 winners are Suzan-Lori Parks, Lucas Hnath, Sarah Bakewell, Olivia Laing, John Keene, Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi, Cathy Park Hong, and Lorna Goodison.
The Week Ender appears every Thursday in Yale News and offers highlights of the many activities taking place at the university.
March 6, 2018
Scholars Allison Stanger, Erwin Chemerinsky, Howard Gillman, and Barbara J. Fields spoke in panel discussion sponsored by the Poynter Fellowship at Yale.
The panel discussion is presented by Yale Divinity School with the National Civil Rights Museum in Memphis, and thanks to the MLK50 Clergy Executive Committee.
A new Yale humanities course, “Selfhood, Race, Class, and Gender” — or the Self Class — is committed to answering the question: What is the “self” anyway?