The Institute for Humanities Research

The humanities play a vital role in society, ensuring the well-being of individuals, communities and our democratic institutions through a deep understanding of how human beings have shaped their lives, their traditions, customs and cultures to forge futures that foster human dignity and agency. The Institute for Humanities Research provides a platform for research and conversations about those issues fundamental to us all.

Overcoming prejudice and seeking justice

The Institute for Humanities Research pledges to take up the humanities as a source of empowerment and a foundation for reckoning with disparity, overcoming prejudice and seeking justice. Read our statement and learn about the strategies, new initiatives and resources currently in development.

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grants and awards were gifted by the IHR in the 2018-19 academic year.

Learn more in our 2018-19 Annual Report.

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