Save the Date for Humanities Day 2021
Saturday, October 16, 2021
Humanities Day 2021 celebrates its 41st year of showcasing the power of art, literature, philosophy, music, linguistics, and languages. Each year, Humanities Day presents the public with a snapshot of leading humanities research at the University of Chicago.
World-renowned art historian Wu Hung will deliver this year’s Keynote Address. Registration for Humanities Day is free and opens to the public in mid-August.
What does humanities scholarship look like?
Humanities Day, an annual tradition at the University of Chicago since 1980, will celebrate the humanities this year on October 16 through free discussions, tours, performances, and lectures featuring the latest research of our award-winning faculty in the Division of the Humanities. To see recordings from the Humanities Day 2020 lectures, visit our YouTube channel.