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Cecilia Vicuña Receives Achievement Award from Cisneros Fontanals Art Foundation

December 7, 2018

The celebrated Chilean artist, who showed her Palabrarmas drawings at the Neubauer Collegium's spring 2019 exhibition, has been recognized for her significant contributions to contemporary Latin American art.

Multi-Pronged Project Explores Censorship, Information Revolutions

December 6, 2018

Ada Palmer, a member of the research team on the Censorship, Information Control, and Information Revolutions from Printing Press to Internet project, explains the goals for her research and why she believes centuries-old copyright laws are still relevant today.

Chicago’s Field Museum Announces Plans to Revamp Native American Hall

October 30, 2018

“The challenge is to bring out our spectacular collections, but contextualize them in a way that connects the past to the present and the continuity of the Native American experience,” said Neubauer Collegium Visiting Fellow Alaka Wali, curator of North American anthropology at the Field Museum and a collaborator on the Open Fields project.

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.

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