Courage To Be ProgramThe student fellows hosted their first Courage Lecture Dinner series with Penny Gill. Click below for more info.
Annual Fall Conference"Thinking in Dark Times: The Crisis of Democracy" The Hannah Arendt Center's 10th Annual Fall Conference will be held on October 12-13, 2017
Free Speech Project: A Student-Led InitiativeSponsored by the HAC, this student group organizes the Tough Talk Series and Dorm Room Conversations. Want to get involved, click below!
Weekly NewsletterAmor 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 GroupBecome a member of the Hannah Arendt Center and join our Monthly Reading Group!
Featured Program: VRG
Our 12-week series focused on The Origins of Totalitarianism begins Friday, January 20th at 1pm. Participation is FREE for Hannah Arendt Center Members and Bard students. For non-members, please become a member, HERE to sign up & receive monthly invitations to participate. To view the full schedule & more details, click below.
“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
- "REAL TALK: Difficult Questions about Race, Sex and Religion" October 20-21, 2016, October 20, 2016 – October 21, 2016
- ‘Thinking Beyond Crisis’ Historical, Artistic and Media Approaches To Contemporary Migration In Europe, May 17, 2016
- Learning from the West African Ebola Epidemic: The Role of Governance in Preventing Epidemics, March 31, 2016