Levan Institute for the Humanities

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The Levan Institute for the Humanities serves as a hub for the humanities and humanistic social sciences at the University of Southern California, connecting faculty, postdoctoral fellows, and students across disciplines, departments, programs, centers, and institutes. It complements and coordinates other efforts across the humanities broadly conceived, and develops new initiatives that support research and teaching.

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Upcoming Events

MASTS -- Media As SocioTechnical Systems

Defining “media” as the intersections of technical knowledge, humanistic investments, social relations, economic models, political stakes, and aesthetic...

3/4 3pm
Levan On Writing: Writing Across Media

Today’s media landscape is increasingly digital, offering writers the chance to experiment with both the composition and the presentation of our work. This...

3/10 12pm
Migration and Refugees Studies Working Group: Dr. Evyn Lê Espiritu Gandhi

Dr. Evyn Lê Espiritu Gandhi from UCLA will share the introduction and one body chapter from her book manuscript, entitled Archipelago of Resettlement:...

3/10 4:30pm
Book Chats—Henry Jenkins, Comics and Stuff

A discussion of Henry Jenkins' recent book, Comics and Stuff (New York University Press, 2020). The author will be joined in conversation by Hillary Chute...

3/11 12pm

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