Dean, Bard Prison Initiative
Alum, Bard Prison Initiative
Founding Executive Director, Scholars at Risk
Mellon Public Humanities and Social Justice Scholarship Program events include lectures, roundtables and more for students, faculty and the general public.
On March 15, 2023, speakers will discuss their research and work in the public humanities, covering a diverse range of topics. After our panelists speak about their research, there will be a Q+A segment.RSVP and Event Details
On March 1, 2023, Megan Callaghan, Dean of the Bard Prison Initiative (BPI), and Sebastian Yoon, BPI alum, discussed the program and the public humanities’ involvement in their work with current MPH students.
On April 27, May 4 and May 11, 2022, student scholars from the 2021-2022 cohort met to present their final research and public outreach projects to a live audience of fellow student scholars, future cohort members and members of Hunter faculty.
On April 13, 2022, Hunter College faculty members spoke on the public humanities and its applications for social justice.
View the on-demand video recordings and other details from the Public Humanities and Democratic Commons Conference, which took place in April 2021.
Director of Crisis Response, Amnesty International
President and CEO, The New York Public Library
Director and Chief Curator, Studio Museum in Harlem
President and CEO, New York Historical Society
Executive Director and President, Hispanic Society of New York City