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In Memory of Biruté Ciplijauskaité

Biruté Ciplijauskaité, lifetime senior fellow at the Institute for Research in the Humanities from 1974 until her retirement in 1997, passed away peacefully on June 19, 2017. Professor Ciplijauskaité was a prolific researcher, writing twelve books and penning over one hundred articles throughout her career. She was also consistently engaged with the IRH community, even following her retirement, and her tireless efforts led to her being awarded the Governor's Archival Advocacy Award in 2015. For the memorial statement by the Department of Spanish and Portuguese, click here.

Anthony W. Fontes Publishes Op-Ed

A.W. Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow Anthony W. Fontes published and Op-Ed in The New York Times entitled "The American Dream Meets a Central American Nightmare." For more information, click here.

Upcoming Events

October 19, 2017 6:00 PM
Nellie Y. McKay Lecture in the Humanities
Christina Sharpe
English, Tufts University