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J. M. Coetzee on Growing Up, Reading, and the Importance of Doubt

October 15, 2018

The Chicago Maroon reports on the October 9 Director's Lecture and discusses the main themes of his talk.

What’s Next for Europe’s Internet Censorship Plan?

October 7, 2018

Cory Doctorow, a member of the research team on the Censorship, Information Control, and Information Revolutions from Printing Press to Internet project, considers the impact of an important European Union vote on copyright issues.

Nobel-winning Author J. M. Coetzee to Give Talk at UChicago

October 5, 2018

This UChicago News article previews the former faculty member’s first return to campus since receiving the Nobel Prize in 2003.

The Things They Carried

September 26, 2018

This critical essay in the Los Angeles Review of Books considers Objects of War, a new volume on migration and material culture that began as a series of papers presented at workshops for the Neubauer Collegium's People and Things on the Move project.

Mark Kingwell Named Fellow of Royal Society of Canada

September 12, 2018

The professor of philosophy at the University of Toronto, a 2015–16 Neubauer Collegium Visiting Fellow, was recognized for significant contributions to social and political theory.

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