The Institute for World Literature expands global scholarship.
Photograph by Stu Rosner
David Damrosch’s literary global reach
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A medical anthropologist cares for his Alzheimer’s-stricken wife.
Humanities in the age of money
A Harvard scholar presents the “untold origins of a modern masterpiece.”
At a seminal conference, black creative intellectuals explore white supremacy, the arts, and justice.
Photograph by Tia Ann Chapman
The Russian-American journalist challenges “moral defaults” about immigrants.
Illustration by Robert Neubecker
What the rare bright spots in American high-school education teach