Centering The Humanities Across The Globe
The Consortium of Humanities Centers and Institutes leverages the multiple perspectives of its membership on the state and future of the humanities to develop innovative models for international collaborative research and pedagogy.Learn More Member Directory
Welcome to IDEAS
IDEAS is a new platform for CHCI, reflecting the current state of the Consortium. Sara Guyer explains how CHCI always has been devoted to ideas—new and old, familiar and strange—opening a rare space in which experimentation in institutional forms and forms of knowledge overlaps.
The 2017 Annual Meeting Short Documentary
This short film includes interviews with Premesh Lalu, Jane Taylor, William Kentridge, Isaac Julien, and other participants of “The Humanities Improvised,” the 2017 CHCI Annual Meeting hosted by the Centre for Humanities Research at the University of the Western Cape in Cape Town, South Africa.
Call for Participation in the African Humanities Map [Update: Deadline Extended]
We seek to identify 8-10 organizations to participate in the first phase of the CHCI African Humanities Initiative: the African Humanities Map, an opportunity to better document and understand the institutional formations of the humanities in Africa.
Jackman Humanities Institute Announces New Director
University of Toronto Professor Alison Keith has been appointed to the position of Director of the Jackman Humanities Institute for a five-year term, effective July 1, 2017
UIC Institute for Humanities Announces New Director
Professor Mark Canuel will be the new Director of the UIC Institute for the Humanities. Professor Canuel is a member of the English Department with research interests focusing primarily on British Romanticism and Critical Theory.