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

Boby, “Les deux inséparables. Jaurès et Dreyfus," 1904

Lucien Lévy-Bruhl is famous for his ethnological studies on primitive mentality, which were very successful in the interwar years among republican...

1/31 11am
Transmedial Latin America: IV Annual Meeting of SoCrit: Southern California Working Group "Hispanism/Critical Thought"

Transmedial Latin America will bring together scholars of Latin American literature, media, and culture whose work has a strong theoretical inflection in...

2/20
Transmedial Latin America: IV Annual Meeting of SoCrit: Southern California Working Group "Hispanism/Critical Thought"

Transmedial Latin America will bring together scholars of Latin American literature, media, and culture whose work has a strong theoretical inflection in...

2/21
Detail: Don't Cross the Bridge Before You Get to the River, Francis Alys, 2008, Strait of Gibraltar - Spain, Photographic documentation of an action.

The aim of this year's symposium is to consider the intersections of translation and politics in their varying forms and manifestations, as well as to...

3/5 3:30pm
Detail: Don't Cross the Bridge Before You Get to the River, Francis Alys, 2008, Strait of Gibraltar - Spain, Photographic documentation of an action.

The aim of this year's symposium is to consider the intersections of translation and politics in their varying forms and manifestations, as well as to...

3/6 9am

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