• Courage To Be Program

    Courage To Be Program The student fellows hosted their first Courage Lecture Dinner series with Penny Gill. Click below for more info.
  • Annual Fall Conference

    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 Initiative

    Free Speech Project: A Student-Led Initiative Sponsored by the HAC, this student group organizes the Tough Talk Series and Dorm Room Conversations. Want to get involved, click below!
  • 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!
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Featured Program: VRG

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.

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