• "REAL TALK: Difficult Questions about Race, Sex and Religion" 
     

    "REAL TALK: Difficult Questions about Race, Sex and Religion"   Did you miss the conference? Click the link below to watch the entire conference!
  • A Special Living Room Conversations Panel

    A Special Living Room Conversations Panel

    We hosted a Living Room Conversation Panel last Wednesday, Nov. 2nd, with Trump and Clinton supporters discussing their views together. To read more, and watch the videos, click below!


  • Nadia Murad Taha, UN Goodwill Ambassador for the Dignity of Survivors of Human Trafficking

    Nadia Murad Taha, UN Goodwill Ambassador for the Dignity of Survivors of Human Trafficking

    Nadia speaks about war crimes committed by the Islamic State against the Yazidi people


  • 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!
  • 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!
  • HAC Podcast now available on iTunes and Soundcloud!

    HAC Podcast now available on iTunes and Soundcloud! More ways to stay connected. Check out our ENGAGE page to learn more!
  • 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. 
  • Monthly Virtual Reading Group

    Monthly Virtual Reading Group Become a member of the Hannah Arendt Center and join our Monthly Reading Group!
"REAL TALK: Difficult Questions about Race, Sex and Religion"  1 A Special Living Room Conversations Panel2 Nadia Murad Taha, UN Goodwill Ambassador for the Dignity of Survivors of Human Trafficking3 William Deresiewicz4 Announcing the Free Speech Project: A Student Led Inititative!5 HAC Podcast now available on iTunes and Soundcloud!6 Weekly Newsletter7 Monthly Virtual Reading Group8

News & Events

News & Events

Call for Applications!

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. Click below to learn more about the submission process.

Thinking Trump

Thinking Trump

What Comes After Denial? Thoughts on Donald Trump’s Movement

“In an ever-changing, incomprehensible world the masses had reached the point where they would, at the same time, believe everything and nothing, think that everything was possible and that nothing was true.”

-- Hannah Arendt, The Origins of Totalitarianism