News & Events

NEH and NEA funding bill clears full House appropriations committee

NEH will still face hurdles in Congress; please consider taking action to advocate for the humanities, including contacting your representatives to urge them to fight efforts to eliminate the National Endowment for the Humanities and other federal arts and humanities programs.

Jessica Winegar announced as Interim Director for 2017-18

Professor Winegar (Anthropology and MENA) will serve as interim director of the Kaplan Institute while Director Wendy Wall is on leave in 2017-2018.

Free; public welcome. Hosted by Northwestern's MA/MFA in Creative Writing Program, the event will feature graduates & faculty reading from their work. A cocktail reception at 4:30pm will precede the reading.