Faculty In the Press
- Why This Persian New Year Is Different, by Porochista Khakpour appeared in CNN on 03-20-2017
- Greece Needs a New Growth Model, Says Economy Minister Dimitri Papadimitriou appeared in Athens News Agency – Macedonian Press Agency on 03-19-2017
- Why Arendt Matters: Roger Berkowitz Revisits The Origins of Totalitarianism appeared in Los Angeles Review of Books on 03-18-2017
- Ian Buruma on How the Dutch Stopped Being Decent and Dull appeared in New York Times on 03-15-2017
Recent News and Notes
Writer in Residence Mona Simpson is a former senior editor at the Paris Review and the author of five novels. Simpson has been awarded a Whiting Prize (1986), a Guggenheim (1988), a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts, a Hodder Fellowship (1987), a Lila Wallace Reader's Digest Prize (1995), a Chicago Tribune Heartland Prize (2001). She is a Pen Faulkner finalist (2001) and most recently received a Literature Award from the American Academy of Arts and Letters (2008).