• Reflections


    Student Fellows, Clara Gallagher and Milan Miller, hosted Danfung Dennis as part of the Courage To Be College Seminar. To read more, view pics, and watch the video, click below!


  "REAL TALK: Difficult Questions about Race, Sex and Religion" October 20-21, 2016.
  • Announcing the Free Speech Project: A Student Led Inititative!

    Announcing the Free Speech Project: A Student Led Inititative! Sponsored by the HAC and launching this Fall, the student group will be organizing a Tough Talk Series, and Dorm Room Conversations. Want to get involved, click below!
  • We're Hiring Student Fellows!

    We're Hiring Student Fellows! Click the link to learn more about this exciting opportunity to be part of the Hannah Arendt Center.
  • Weekly Newsletter

    Weekly Newsletter Amor Mundi is our weekly newsletter & offers our favorite essays and blog posts from around the web. These essays will help you comprehend the world. And learn to love it. A new newsletter is sent out each Sunday. 
  • Find us now on Soundcloud!

    Find us now on Soundcloud! Check out the new Hannah Arendt Channel available on Souncloud. We will post our best tracks and playlists here. Follow us today!
  • William Deresiewicz

    William Deresiewicz William Deresiewicz has been named National Endowment for the Humanities/Hannah Arendt Center Distinguished Visiting Fellow. He'll be hosting many events durning his stay, check them out!
  • Monthly Virtual Reading Group

    Monthly Virtual Reading Group Become a member of the Hannah Arendt Center and join our Monthly Reading Group!
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News & Events

News & Events

Hannah Arendt Circle 2017

The Arendt Circle meets annually to provide scholars from a variety of institutions and disciplinary backgrounds the opportunity to present their research on Hannah Arendt. This year, The Hannah Arendt Center for Politics and Humanities at Bard College will be hosting the conference on March 31 and April 1. A Call for Papers will be distributed in September 2016.

Quote of the Week

Quote of the Week

Scholar: Samantha Rose Hill

“Never has our future been more unpredictable, never have we depended so much on political forces that cannot be trusted to follow the rules of common sense and self-interest — forces that look like sheer insanity.”

-- Hannah Arendt, The Origins of Totalitarianism