The Society’s fall conference on Friday, Oct. 27, will feature talks by seven multidisciplinary fellows.Read more
Established in 1966, the Cornell Society for the Humanities brings distinguished visiting fellows, Cornell faculty, and graduate student fellows together each year to pursue research on a rotating interdisciplinary focal theme. Legendary seminars and experimental, innovative courses fuel an unmatched research and learning environment.
“Simon Shaheen is widely celebrated as a virtuoso violinist and oud player, incomparably creative composer and master teacher of Arab music."Read more
Tung-Hui Hu will talk on “The Grid vs. the Set: Early Attempts at Classifying Data” October 18.Read more
The corridor is a consortium of 11 universities and colleges endowed by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.Read more
Aidan Goldberg '25 is spending his summer putting together a history of the A.D. White House.Read more
Upcoming Society Events
Upcoming Application Deadlines
CNY Humanities Corridor Writing Retreat: January 17
Cornell Humanities Faculty Writing Retreat: February 15
Joseph E. Connolly Memorial Prizes: April 10
The Humanities Pod
The Society for the Humanities at Cornell is proud to present our new podcast, The Humanities Pod. Informal conversations with Society Fellows, Cornell Faculty, community collaborators, and special guests shine a light on some of the new work, the current conversations, and the latest ideas of humanists at and around Cornell.