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Court Theatre Announces Premiere of Augie March Adaptation

February 21, 2018

Visiting Fellow David Auburn's stage adaptation of Saul Bellow's The Adventures of Augie March will close out the 2018-19 season at Court Theatre.

Renaissance Woman

February 20, 2018

In this University of Chicago Magazine profile, Faculty Fellow Ada Palmer (Censorship, Information Control, & Information Revolutions from Printing Press to Internet) discusses the history of personal and political censorship.

Portrait of the Worker as a Black Woman

February 19, 2018

Political Science Professor Adom Getachew, a member of the research team for the Contours of Black Citizenship in a Global Context project, considers "The Sweat of Their Face," a new exhibition at the Smithsonian's National Portrait Gallery.

Life Among the Bundists

February 16, 2018

Visiting Fellow Sheila Fitzpatrick reviews Mark Mazower's new memoir-history of his family's 20th-century dislocations, What You Did Not Tell, for The Nation.

Organizations for All

February 15, 2018

History Professor Jonathan Levy, a member of the research team on the Economy and its Boundaries project, considers the nineteenth-century expansion of access to formal organization.

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