News Archive

Listen to Niala Boodhoo's interview with Jay Rosen, recorded live at his Unit-hosted lecture.

The Unit is inviting UIUC faculty to apply for one of two different Unit for Criticism faculty fellowship programs.

Helga Varden's response to Nirvana Tanoukhi's lecture, "So, What's Wrong with 'the Relatable' as a Category of Judgment?" is now live on Kritik. " As always, we look forward to your comments.

Eman Ghanayem's (English) excellent response, "Truths--Known, Unknown, and Forgotten--in the US Past and Present," to the panel, "What's at Stake? Intersectional Conversations in a Post-Truth Era"" is now live on Kritik. As always, we welcome your comments.

Congratulations to the winners of this year's Nicholson Graduate Fellowship. The fellowship covers the costs of tuition, accommodation, and travel to attend Cornell School of Criticism and Theory's six-week summer seminars in critical theory:

Eman Ghanayem (English)
Peter Thompson (History)