Didier Fassin, James D. Wolfensohn Professor in the School of Social Science, will present the public lecture “ Critique of Punitive Reason ” to address central questions related to correctional frameworks and to confront the idea of punishment itself: What is punishment? Why do...
Irving Lavin , Professor Emeritus in the School of Historical Studies at the Institute for Advanced Study, passed away in Princeton on February 3 at the age of 91. Lavin was an art historian distinguished by his charismatic and challenging teaching, rigorous search for...
Sabine Schmidtke , Professor in the School of Historical Studies, specializing in Islamic intellectual history, will participate in a panel discussion hosted by the University of Pennsylvania at 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, January 30, 2019. Sharing insight from her pioneering research on the medieval...
The Institute for Advanced Study will launch the new “History of Science” lecture series beginning on Tuesday, February 5, 2019. Lectures are free and open to the public and begin at 5:00 p.m. in West Building Lecture Hall. Curated by Myles W....