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Conversations Across the Humanities Structured discussions of issues and themes of interest to faculty, postdocs, and students across the humanities and humanistic social sciences.   All are welcome to listen, learn, and converse. All sessions take place in Doheny Memorial Library (DML) Room 241 | Academy for Polymathic Study Friday September 16, 2016, 10 am – noon Presentations…

Fellow Spotlight

Ronald Mendoza-de Jesús

Spanish and Portuguese // 2016–2017
Ronald Mendoza-de Jesús received his Ph.D. in Comparative Literature from Emory University, where his work was supported by a Woodruff Fellowship and the Ford Foundation.

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Bonnie Ruberg

Cinema and Media Studies // 2016–2017
Bonnie Ruberg received her Ph.D. from the University of California, Berkeley in affiliation with the departments of New Media, Gender and Women’s Studies, and Comparative Literature.

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Asheesh Siddique

History // 2016–2018
Asheesh Siddique is a political, intellectual, and cultural historian of the British empire, early America, and early modern Europe who is interested in the relationship between governance, knowledge, and technology.

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