Past Events

Missing in Brooks County

Indie Lens Pop-Up presents, Missing in Brooks County. Migrants go missing in rural Brooks County, Texas more than anywhere else in the U.S. For many families, community activist Eddie Canales is the last hope for finding loved ones.

Thursday, January 13, 2022 - 6:00pm

Project Humanities 10-Year Anniversary Celebration featuring Dr. Bernice A. King

In this celebration of our accomplishments and our evolution since 2011, we take time to thank our many volunteers, interns, staff, student workers, faculty colleagues, and community partners who have in any way supported us, present our inaugural cohort of Humanity 101 award winners and also take stock of Project Humanities and the state of our...

Saturday, November 13, 2021 - 2:00pm

Vital Voices: What Children's Stories Taught Me about Humanity

Representation and narratives matter in children's stories. At the same age that children learn to read (between ages 4-6), studies show they also begin to form their own conceptions of right from wrong and even begin to associate difference with stereotypes and social status. How can adults cherish traditions and memories of children's stories and...

Wednesday, October 27, 2021 - 6:00pm

Beyond Books: "The Stuff" of Racial Representation (Interactive Exhibition)

Racist Americana — objects ranging from dolls to greeting cards to home decor — document the lived experiences of Black Americans and societal perspectives on race, gender, sexuality, class, ability, religion, and body size. Over the past 30 years, Dr. Neal Lester, ASU Foundation Professor of English and Founding Director of Project Humanities, has...

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 2:00pm