Research, Borders, Europe

The Legacies of Colonialism at Linnaeus University

A focus on the legacies of colonialism—this is the mission of a new CHCI member organization from Linnaeus University in Sweden. Interim director Kristina Gustafsson shares the center's programs, aims, and greatest political challenges.

Research, Critical Theory

Critical Race Conversations at the Folger Shakespeare Library

An interview with Dr. Kathleen Lynch, Executive Director of the Folger Institute, about the events that motivated the creation of the Critical Race Conversations series, its relationship to the Folger Institute’s mission of setting agendas and standards for research in the humanities, and the challenges involved in addressing both public and academic audiences.

Research, Public Humanities

Introducing Voices

The new podcast Voices from the Global Humanities features the research outcomes of CHCI’s recent regional and global humanities projects. In representing the knowledge and insight borne of collaborative work across continents and disciplines, which has become one of CHCI’s signature projects, Voices from the Global Humanities is itself an outcome of these collaborations: it is CHCI’s first major public humanities project.

Research, Public Humanities

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.