From the Director

Robert D. Newman, “Rage and Beauty: Celebrating Complexity, Democracy, and the Humanities”

Adapted from a keynote address given at North Carolina Central University, Robert D. Newman’s essay on the vital importance of the humanities in addressing contemporary issues appears in the collection, The Humanities in the Age of Information and Post-Truth, edited by Ignacio Lopez-Calvo and Christian Lux, published by Northwestern University Press in 2019.
Robert D. Newman, Rage and Beauty: Celebrating Complexity, Democracy, and the Humanities