Spring 2021 Commencement

May 7 11am Humanities graduation ceremony online live event for students who graduated in December 2020, May 2021 and August 2021. View this news item to access a link for a video of the ceremony!

Humanities Program Statement on systemic racism

Please follow this link to the Humanities Program statement on systemic racism.

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JLF Colorado event: Anti-Racism In A System Built Upon Racism

You're invited to attend this FREE Event: Anti-Racism In A System Built Upon Racism Join Colorado writers and scholars of color in a conversation about structural racism and how America can dismantle this system. Sunday, June 14, 2020 from 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM MDT Natalie Avalos: Professor of Ethnic...

Prof. Catlos to be featured author at Jaipur Literary Festival, 22–27 January

Dec. 23, 2019

Prof. Brian A. Catlos will be a featured author at the Jaipur Literary Festival taking place from 22–27 January at the Diggi Palace in Jaipur, India. In a session sponsored by the Agha Khan Foundation he will be interviewed by best-selling author, William Dalrymple, regarding Catlos’s recent book, Kingdoms of...

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Humanities Faculty in the News: "Play Therapy"

Nov. 10, 2019

Read the CU Boulder Today article about Associate Professor Oliver Gerland's play "Play Therapy," running from Nov. 7-10! Inclusive casting brings all abilities on stage for ‘Play Therapy’ From the article: “I’ve found that creating theater with people whose minds work differently than typical and who come into the room...

Brian Catlos’s Kingdoms of Faith

April 26, 2018

Brian Catlos’s Kingdoms of Faith. A New History of Islamic Spain to Brian Catlos’s recent book Kingdoms of Faith: A New History of Islamic Spain (Basic: 2018) has just been published in Spanish as Reinos de fe. Una nueva historia de la España musulmana by Pasado y Presente, with a...

Faculty News: Brian Catlos awarded Haskins Medal

Feb. 1, 2018

The 2018 Haskins Medal is awarded to Brian A. Catlos for his monograph, Muslims of Medieval Latin Christendom, c. 1050-1614 (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2015). Committee members: Richard W. Kaeuper (Chair); Jocelyn Wogen Brown; Alastair Minnis. Awarding the coveted Charles Homer Haskins Medal to Brian Catlos for his Muslims of...