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Remembering the Jews of Greece: A Musical Journey

Peabody Institute, Cohen-Davidson Family Theatre

The Greek Chamber Music Project presents a powerful program in memory of the Holocaust, honoring the Sephardic Jews of Greece and the broader Mediterranean. The Sephardim have a deep history in Greece, with musical traditions that have had lasting influences on the region. GCMP is pleased to feature Sarah Aroeste who sings in Ladino, the Judeo-Spanish language […]

CMH&SM: Trauma, Narratives, Institutions: Transdisciplinary Dialogues

It is a pleasure to invite submissions for our conference, titled Trauma, Narratives, Institutions: Transdisciplinary Dialogues, sponsored by the Center for Medical Humanities and Social Medicine and the Alexander Grass Humanities Institute, on November 15-16 2019. Please submit your proposals of up to 300 words to Iro Filippaki, Conference Coordinator, at by July 22, […]

Humanities in the Village – Zekeh S. Gbotokuma, MSU

Bird in Hand @ 11 E 33rd St Baltimore

A public lecture on “COSMOPORTISM: ‘UniverCity’ $ International Competency Through Multilingualism.” Organized by Johns Hopkins University’s Alexander Grass Humanities Institute. Humanities in the Village, 2019. #Cosmoportism is Dr. Zekeh Gbotokuma’s philosophy of international education & global competency in a spider’s web-like, interdependent, flattening, warming, complex, complicated, and competitive world.

Humanities @ the Hopkins Club

The Johns Hopkins Club Library

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Humanities in the Village: Jean McGarry

Bird in Hand @ 11 E. 33rd St. Baltimore Baltimore

We are delighted to welcome Jean McGarry, Professor of Fiction at the Johns Hopkins Writing Seminars. She will read “The Last Time,” from her book of stories, Dream Date, which recounts the high points of a life spent with Gertrude Stein, Albert Camus, and Samuel Beckett, and a month or two on Devilʼs Island. We […]

Info Session: Sheridan Libraries Dean’s Undergraduate Research Award and Hugh..

Macksey Seminar Room (M-level, BLC)

Information Session: Sheridan Libraries Dean’s Undergraduate Research Award and Hugh Hawkins Research Fellowship Thursday, February 13, 5-6pm Macksey Seminar Room (M-level, BLC) Are you a JHU undergraduate looking for a summer research fellowship focused on exploring rare books, manuscripts, and archival materials at Hopkins? Consider applying for the Sheridan Libraries Dean’s Undergraduate Research Award. Or apply for an opportunity to study Hopkins history through the Hugh […]

CANCELED: 2020 Richard A. Macksey Lecture – (Tiya Miles, Harvard) “This Sack”

Eisenhower Room, Hopkins Club

Hello everyone, Due to unforeseen circumstances, the Macksey lecture for today has been canceled. We apologize for any inconvenience. Regards, The Alexander Grass Humanities Institute Krieger School of Arts and Sciences The Johns Hopkins University 2020 Richard A. Macksey Lecture – “This Sack”: Reconstructing Enslaved Women’s Lives through Objects by Tiya Miles, Harvard. Please join […]