University of Virginia, College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences

The Humanities appears in the twenty-first century in the figure of a problem, with a semantic energy, a conflictual presence and resonance that has lasted two hundred years.”  – Jacques Derrida

The Humanities appears in the twenty-first century in the figure of a problem, with a semantic energy, a conflictual presence and resonance that has lasted two hundred years.”  – Jacques Derrida

The Humanities appears in the twenty-first century in the figure of a problem, with a semantic energy, a conflictual presence and resonance that has lasted two hundred years.”  – Jacques Derrida

Mellon Global South Initiative

Mellon Global South Initiative

The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation has awarded the University of Virginia $3.47 million to launch a major humanities initiative dedicated to the study of the Global South.

The College and Graduate School of Arts & Sciences will match the grant, making the initial five-year investment to launch the initiative about $7 million.

UVA hosts and Salman Rushdie highlights, September 14-17, 2016

UVA is delighted to play host to celebrating the NEH's 50th birthday! Human/Ties is a four-day celebration of the NEH's fifty... [read more]

The Institute of the Humanities and Global Cultures (IHGC) invites proposals for funding from the Buckner W. Clay Endowment to support innovative work in the global humanities at the University of... [read more]