Robert D. Newman, “The Uncomfortable Responsibility of the Liberal Arts”

Remarks by Robert D. Newman, President and Director, National Humanities Center

Friends, current research Fellows and members of the Center staff gathered in September for the annual National Humanities Center Patio Party. President Robert D. Newman, who joined the Center in July of 2015, addressed the group with brief but timely remarks entitled “The Uncomfortable Responsibility of the Liberal Arts.”

Robert Newman speaks at the National Humanities Center

Robert Newman speaks to guests at the National Humanities Center.

Robert Newman addresses the National Humanities Center

Robert Newman addresses the Commons at the National Humanities Center.

Robert Newman in discussion at the NHC

Robert Newman in discussion with Dr. Joseph Pagano and B.J. Davis.