Humanities Council Programs

Academic Programs

The Humanities Council is the academic home for several explicitly interdisciplinary certificate programs and a joint PhD program in Interdisciplinary Humanities. More »

Professorships and Fellowships

Professorships and Fellowships

The Humanities Council supports the advancement of the humanities and related fields by sponsoring professorships and fellowships. More »

Public Lectures

Gauss Seminars in Criticism

Explore the Council’s longstanding series of public programs with distinguished guests including the Belknap Visitors, the Gauss Seminars in Criticism, and the Faber Lectures. More »


Annual Colloquium

Annual Colloquium

The Humanities Council kicks off each academic year with a colloquium featuring our humanities faculty. More »

Working Groups

The Council supports a range of discussion groups and workshops. More »

Global Initiatives

Global Initiatives

New research and teaching collaborations are developing humanities networks around the world. More »


Being Human

Being Human

An annual festival invites faculty, students, and staff to share their research in partnership with local organizations. More »

Faculty Bookshelf

Faculty Bookshelf

Recently published books by Princeton faculty in the Humanities. More »

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