The University of Arizona is rapidly ramping up Coronavirus mitigation efforts to keep our community as safe as possible. Accordingly, we are moving from in-person instruction to online instruction wherever possible. All Humanities Seminars Program courses offered through August 2020 will be held ONLINE ONLY. For complete and up to date information on the UArizona response to COVID-19, please click the University Info Page button.

Course Registration

Upcoming Courses

Upcoming Courses

Coming in Fall 2020

Online Registration for Spring 2020 opens:
Monday, August 3, 2020 at 8AM (AZ Time)

Please Note: Course details listed below are subject to change.
For more information, please contact Rachel O’Neill at hspstaff@arizona.edu

The Ends of Democracy

Professor Tom Miller
Mondays, 10 AM – 12 AM
October 5, 12, 19, 26, November 2, 9, 16, and 23, 2020

The Films of Iciar Bollain

Professor Malcolm Compitello
Mondays, 1 PM – 4 PM
October 5, 12, 19, 26, November 2, and 9, 2020

Wolfram von Eschenbach, Parzival

Professor Albrecht Classen
Tuesdays, 10 AM – 12PM
October 6, 13, 20, 27, and November 3, 2020

French Connections

Dean A-P Durand
Wednesdays, 9 AM – 12 PM
October 7, 17, 21, 28, and November 4, 2020

Has the United States Become an Empire?

Professor David Gibbs
Thursdays 10 AM – 12 PM
October 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, November 5, 12, 19,
December 3, and 10, 2020

German-Jewish Writers from the 1800s to the Present

Professor Tom Kovach
Thursdays 1 PM – 3 PM
October 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, November 5, 12, 19,
December 3, and 10 2020

The Fiction of Earnest Hemingway in a Literary and Cultural Context

Professor Charles Scruggs
Tuesdays, 1PM – 3PM
October 6, 13, 20, 27, and November 3, 2020

Sacred Places

Professor Lars Fogelin
Wednesdays 1 PM – 3 PM
October 7, 14, 21, 28, and November 4, 2020

Introduction to Mexican American Literature

Professor Chuck Tatum
Thursdays 10 AM – 12PM
September 17, 24, October 1, 8, and 15, 2020.

Writing the World Stalin Built

Professor Adele Barker
Fridays 10 AM – 12 PM
October 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, November 6, 13, 20, December 4, and
11, 2020

Evening Courses

Do Politics only Exist When it is Seen?

Professor Rebecca Senf
Tuesdays 4 PM – 6 PM
September 15, 22, 29, October 6, 13, and 20, 2020

DNA, Genes, and COVID-19

Professor Bruce Seligmann
Mondays 6PM – 8PM
October 26, November 2, 9, 16, and 23, 2020