JHI advances scholarship in the Humanities at the University of Toronto by offering a variety of ways for students, faculty and visiting scholars to network, learn from each other and to develop new interdisciplinary modes of understanding of the human experience. More
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Applications due 29 March 2019
Deanna Del Vecchio, PhD candidate in Social Justice Education at the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education (OISE), talks about her JHI Graduate Fellowship and how it’s helped her make progress on her dissertation.
Professor Paolo Granata (Book and Media Studies, St. Michael's College), on why he applied for the Jackman Humanities Institute Program of the Arts and how it transformed his collaboration network.
Three new themes set the JHI's future course
JHI receives major funding for public humanities initiative
JHI Blog: Humanities at Large
Our current exhibition
12 Sep 2018 to 30 Jun 2019
Curated by Lillian O’Brien Davis
Reading, Again exhibition website at the Art Museum
Presented in conjunction with the Jackman Humanities Institute’s 2018–19 research theme Reading Faces, Reading Minds, this exhibition seeks to complicate how we think about perception. Works in a diversity of media confront the viewer with perceptual and conceptual disorientation