The Randy L. and Melvin R. Berlin Family Lectures bring leading scholars, writers, and creative artists from around the world to the University of Chicago for an annual series of lectures that will be published by the University of Chicago Press.
2015-2016: Amitav Ghosh 2014-2015: Lawrence Lessig
The arts are central to the mission of the University of Chicago. With a strong tradition of cross-disciplinary practices, intricately mixed with intellectual curiosity and creative energy, the University fosters a bustling arts community on Chicago's South Side.
These lectures feature University of Chicago Division of the Humanities faculty members and graduate students at the Chicago Humanities Festival. Find out more about the Chicago Humanities Festival at http://chicagohumanities.org/.