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Collage of the 2022-2023 ALP cohort. Top row: Elizabeth Havice, Seth Kotch, Suzanne Maman, Mary-Rose Papandrea. Second row: Courtney Rivard, Kumi Silva, Angela Stuesse, Jonathan Weiler.

Announcing the 2022-2023 Academic Leadership Program Fellows

Kristen Chavez

  Eight faculty members have been selected for the 2022-2023 cohort in the Institute for the Arts and Humanities’ Tyson Academic Leadership Program. The program is designed to aid current and emerging leaders throug … Continued


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Recovering stories from the past: The Sewing Girl’s Tale

Kristen Chavez

History professor John Wood Sweet joins the podcast to talk about his new book, The Sewing Girl’s Tale: A Story of Crime and Consequences in Revolutionary America, published by Henry Holt and Company. He talks about the … Continued


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Thomaza April participates in a video call from South Africa, as her video is projected to the University Room.

Humanities international: The Institute welcomes CHCI to Hyde Hall

Kristen Chavez

The IAH welcomed attendees for the Consortium of Humanities Centers and Institutes’ annual meeting to Hyde Hall for the opening academic panel presentation organized by Director Patricia Parker.


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Magdalena Zaborowska, wearing a University of Michigan mask, stands in the University Room. Out of focus behind her, is her slideshow presentation.

‘Between Home, Blackness and Me’: Interview with 2022 Reckford Speaker Magdalena J. Zaborowska

Kristen Chavez

After the 2022 Reckford Lecture, speaker Magdalena Zaborowska joins Patricia Parker and Sharon Holland for a deeper dive into themes from her remarks, including questions about belonging and identity in James Baldwin’s p … Continued


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Michael Figueroa

Michael Figueroa: Facilitating community

Kristen Chavez

Michael Figueroa, who has led the Faculty of Color and Indigenous Faculty Group throughout the pandemic, views the group as an opportunity for people to find support networks. “I want the ethos of the group to scale from … Continued


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Performance and the US-Mexico Border with China Medel

Kristen Chavez

China Medel talks about her work in media and performance studies, as well as her manuscript Spectral Aethestics: Alternative Media and Visibility at the US-Mexico Border, which looks at a selection of film photography, … Continued


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Vibrant flowers in front of the Old Well

Announcing the 2022-2023 Faculty Fellows

Kristen Chavez

The Faculty Fellowship Program offers College of Arts & Sciences faculty the opportunity to pursue ambitious, exciting, artistic, and scholarly projects that lead to publication, exhibition, composition, and performa … Continued


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Lane McDonald

Q&A with Advisory Board Vice Chair Lane McDonald

Kristen Chavez

Lane Morris McDonald ’00 is the Vice Chair of the IAH Advisory Board. In this Q&A, she talks about her time at Carolina and what inspires her to give back.


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Patricia Parker and Magdalena Zaborowska converse during the 2022 Reckford Lecture in the University Room of Hyde Hall.

‘Between Home, Blackness, and Me’

Kristen Chavez

Reckford speaker Magdalena Zaborowska discusses James Baldwin, identity, and more.


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The Endurance Project with Gwendolyn Schwinke and Maya Gurantz

Kristen Chavez

Assistant Professor Gwendolyn Schwinke and artist Maya Gurantz discuss their latest collaboration, The Endurance Project.


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