Programs and Initiatives

Programs  and  Initiatives

Certificate Programs

Certificates available to Princeton undergraduate and graduate students enrich their studies in Humanities subjects.

Faculty and Fellows

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

American novelist, editor, and Professor Emeritus Toni Morrison was a Belknap Visitor

Belknap Visitors

The program of Belknap Visitors was created to recognize distinguished individuals in the arts and letters.

American novelist, editor, and Professor Emeritus Toni Morrison was a Belknap Visitor

Gauss Seminars in Criticism

The Gauss Seminars in Criticism were instituted in 1949 to provide a focus for discussion, study, and the exchange of ideas in the humanities.

Lectures and Colloquia

The Humanities Council hosts and sponsors a range of public lectures to further scholarship across the Humanities disciplines. Below is a listing of our key programs.

Priorities and Initiatives

The Humanities Council supports groundbreaking initiatives that have the potential to change the way the humanities are conceived and taught.

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