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The Courage to Be: Tania Bruguera

Ana Bauer, Gemma Godfrey, and Loreli Mojica, HAC student fellows, share their thoughts on Tania Bruguera's visit for our spring 2017 "Courage to Be" Dinner and Lecture Series. Posted on 19 May 2017 | 7:41 am

The Courage to Be: Penny Gill

Claire Harvey, Stefan Stojanov, and Annah Heckman, HAC student fellows, share their thoughts on Penny Gill's visit for our spring 2017 "Courage to Be" Dinner and Lecture Series. Posted on 21 March 2017 | 4:00 pm

Amor Mundi 2/14/16

In this week's Amor Mundi, we explore the appeal of Bernie Sanders and Donald Trump, announce a job opening, and much more! Posted on 14 February 2016 | 8:01 pm

Arendt and Trust in Government

We appreciate Arendt's annotations with regards to how trust factors into Locke's Two Treatises of Government in this week's Library feature. Posted on 11 February 2016 | 8:00 pm

Recognizing Rage and Legitimate Acts of Violence

Laurie Naranch explains how rage may authorize momentary violence as a legitimate, if for Arendt, antipolitical response to injustice. Posted on 20 December 2015 | 8:00 pm

Possibility and Despair: How the EU Migrant Crisis is Disaggregating the Human Condition

Observing the reactions of European countries to the ongoing migrant crisis is cause for feelings of possibility followed by despair. Posted on 20 September 2015 | 8:00 pm

Amor Mundi 8/23/15

In this week's Amor Mundi, we muse on what effect trigger warnings might have on college students, reflect on the ways we discuss depression, and much more! Posted on 23 August 2015 | 8:01 pm

Arendt and Holding Criminals Accountable

Karen Tsdj uses an image of her personal Arendtian library to remind us of the importance of holding criminals accountable for their crimes. Posted on 2 July 2015 | 8:00 pm

Cassandra in Little Rock

Nicholas Tampio discusses how Arendt's essay in response to the 1957 events at Little Rock High School promotes the diffusion of power in a democracy. Posted on 18 May 2015 | 10:00 am

The Courage to Be: Jeanne van Heeswijk

Bethany Zulick, a HAC student fellow, recounts Jeanne van Heeswijk's lecture for our spring 2015 "Courage to Be" dinner/speaker series. Posted on 14 May 2015 | 10:00 am