Igor Stravinsky’s and Vaslav Nijinsky’s The Rite of Spring caused riots when it was first performed in May 1913. At least that’s the legend.
The University of North Carolina is hosting a year-long conversation during the academic year 2014-2015 on the legacy of World War I.
Philosopher and literary critic Martin Puchner will deliver the 2013 Mary Stevens Reckford Memorial Lecture in European Studies February 21 at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Some artists imagine a throng of adoring patrons standing awestruck before their masterwork. Communications Studies professor Joyce Rudinsky would be disappointed with this reaction to her latest media installation, “Spectacular Justice.”
The Institute for the Arts and Humanities is pleased to announce the faculty members awarded Fellowships in both the Faculty Fellows program and the Academic Leadership program for the spring 2013 semester as we prepare to welcome them here at Hyde Hall.
On September 28, the Institute for the Arts and Humanities proudly presented the 2012 George H. Johnson Prize for Distinguished Achievement by an IAH Fellow to Gerald J. Postema, Cary C. Boshamer Professor of Philosophy and Professor of Law.
The Institute for the Arts and Humanities welcomed Jon M. Huntsman, former Governor of Utah and U.S. Ambassador to China, to UNC to deliver the 2012 Weil Lecture on American Citizenship on Monday, November 12.
During his First-Year Seminar on Landscape and Remembrance, Stephen Birdsall, professor of geography, has students spend one class period walking around campus with fresh eyes.
“My writing life begins with a whopping lie I tell my first-grade teacher.”
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