Program News


Keya Maitra and Katherine Zubko Receive Distinguished Faculty Appointments in the Humanities

Professor Keya Maitra, chair of UNC Asheville’s Department of Philosophy, and Associate Professor of Religious Studies Katherine Zubko have both received appointments to prestigious distinguished professorships in the humanities beginning in the fall 2018 semester. Drs. Maitra and Zubko are both important contributors to the Humanities program, and we are excited for the projects they are planning. You can read more about their appointments in this news article


UNC Asheville Awarded $700,000 Mellon Foundation Grant for Public Humanities and Community Engagement

We are so excited to receive funding for several Humanities Program projects as part of this grant. Please read more about this grant and what great projects it will be funding here!