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Frieze New York Presents Global, Cutting-Edge Art

May 4, 2017

Neubauer Collegium curator Jacob Proctor, who helped select promising artists to showcase at Frieze New York, shares his thoughts on the art fair with the New York Times

Neubauer Collegium Welcomes David Auburn

April 26, 2017

David Auburn, award-winning playwright and Neubauer Collegium Visiting Fellow 2017-2018, recently spoke on the Art of Adaptation. 

Fending Off Math Anxiety

April 24, 2017

Faculty Fellow Sian Beilock (The Body’s Role in Thinking, Performing, and Referencing) speaks to the New York Times on the effects of parents' math anxieties on their children's math learning. 

Huge New Multimedia Installation Heading To Huge Downtown Tower

April 14, 2017

Faculty Fellow Jason Salavan (Critical Computation) will be the first artist exhibiting in a new installation space in downtown Chicago, reports Chicagoist.  

UChicago Charts Future of Ethnographic Research

April 10, 2017

Faculty Fellows Forrest Stuart (The State, Violence, and Social Control in the Contemporary World), Kimberly Hoang (The Economy and its Boundaries), and Kristen Schilt (Gaming Orientation) represent a new generation of sociologists advancing the University’s multidisciplinary tradition. 

Political Echo Chambers and Consumption of Science

April 3, 2017

Faculty Advisory Board member James Evans, Professor of Sociology and Director of Knowledge Lab at the University of Chicago, explains a new study using online book sale data to investigate whether readers of liberal and conservative books also read different science books.

What’s Really Important About the NEA

March 29, 2017

Faculty Fellow Lawrence Rothfield (The Past for Sale) reflects on the importance of the National Endowment for the Arts in this article from the Chicago Reader by Joe Raedle. 

Can the Great Lakes Be Saved?

March 26, 2017

In this essay for the Los Angeles Review of Books, Faculty Fellow Fredrik Albritton Jonsson (Climate Change: Disciplinary Challenges to the Humanities and the Social Sciences) reviews and considers The Death and Life of the Great Lakes by Dan Egan. 

Using Discards to Build Art (and Rebuild a City)

March 14, 2017

In this New York Times video and accompanying article, Faculty Fellow Theaster Gates (Art & Public Life) discusses his new exhibition, "The Minor Arts," which opened at the National Gallery of Art last week and runs through Sept. 4.


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