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Global Humanities Lab

The Kaplan Institute's Global Humanities Lab is course HUM 310—the investigation of an international humanities topic through experiential learning and offsite research. The course runs for a full quarter and includes an international field study component.

Global Humanities Labs have included travel to these cities:

Click here for details on these past Global Humanities Labs.


Tenure line faculty and lecturers with a continuing appointment may propose ideas for Global Humanities Lab courses.

If interested, please submit a short description (1-2 pages) that explains the course content, sample texts and media, and why international field research—combined with a quarter-long class in Evanston—is essential to the course’s success. Please also mention 3-4 possible site visits for the field research component, and indicate whether you would prefer a September trip paired with a fall course, or spring break trip paired with a spring course.

Please contact Tom Burke:

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