Clara Gallagher and Milan Miller, HAC student fellows, reflect on Danfung Dennis' visit for our spring 2016 "Courage to Be" dinner/speaker series.
Posted on 9 June 2016 | 2:57 pm
Arendt’s "The Human Condition" forces us to ask the question: What does it means to be at home in the world?
Posted on 27 December 2015 | 8:00 pm
In this week's Amor Mundi, we reflect on Arendt's understanding of evil and good in wake of the Paris attacks, scrutinize farmers markets, and much more!
Posted on 15 November 2015 | 8:01 pm
Arendt scarcely addressed distributive justice, but her reasoning could augment that of Martha Nussbaum, who criticized the liberal model of John Rawls.
Posted on 15 November 2015 | 8:00 pm
We live our whole lives in plurality--either in public, in private, or in solitude--but even even in solitude, there are always two sides in dialogue.
Posted on 6 September 2015 | 8:00 pm
Thomas Wild and Anne Posten discuss how we need to read Hannah Arendt in the plurality of her languages in such a way that their differences illuminate each other if we want to grasp the political and poetic spectrum, legacy, and provocation of her thinking.
Posted on 12 January 2015 | 10:00 am
Michiel Bot explores Arendt's understanding of the "national idea" as one of the origins of totalitarianism.
Posted on 24 November 2014 | 9:00 am
This week, we look back on a 2010 Lunchtime Talk with Ursula Ludz, a former visiting scholar of the Hannah Arendt Center.
Posted on 6 November 2014 | 9:00 am
Anne O'Byrne discusses Arendt's reaction to a Matisse exhibition and what "stripping away the face" means for our humanness.
Posted on 22 September 2014 | 10:00 am
HAC Associate Fellow Jeffrey Champlin discusses Arendt's conception of thinking as dually meaningful, implying either timeless human faculty or immersed reflection that is capable of change.
Posted on 9 June 2014 | 11:42 am