Humanities Moments

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The Godfather (dir. Francis Ford Coppola, 1972)

by Liv McKinney, Duke '20, Biology Major
Jackie Robinson

by Jamie Lathan, 39, teacher and school administrator, husband, father, son, brother, friend.
“Slaughterhouse-Five,” by Kurt Vonnegut

by Robert D. Newman, President and Director, National Humanities Center
Glenn Gray, "The Warriors: Reflections on Men in Battle"

by William “Bro” Adams, Chairman, National Endowment for the Humanities
Jackie O. and John F. Kennedy engagement photo by Richard Avedon

by Dr. Gil Greggs, Director of Academic Programs, St. David’s School, Raleigh NC
Gilgamesh

by Hollis Robbins, Johns Hopkins University
Magician by Raymond E. Feist

by Kevin Spencer, 37, PhD student in English at Duke University
"The Tragedie of King Lear," William Shakespeare

by Mirah Horowitz, Russell Reynolds Associates
How to Get U.S. Citizenship (2nd edition)

by Teresa Kim, History teacher in Vista, California
“The Anxiety of Influence: A Theory of Poetry,” by Harold Bloom

by William Leuchtenburg, William Rand Kenan Jr. professor emeritus of history, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Sappho

by Mab Segrest, Professor Emerita, Connecticut College
William Jennings Bryan campaign poster, 1900

by J. Porter Durham, Jr., General Counsel and Chief Operating Officer, Global Endowment Management, LP
Library bookcases

by Deborah Jung, Charlotte-Mecklenburg School District
surrealist painting

by James Cannizzaro
Joan of Arc, from 'Vie des Femmes Celebres,' c. 1505

by Joan Hinde Stewart, President Emerita, Hamilton College
A modern statue of the Roman poet Gaius Valerius Catullus

by Brooke Andrade, Director of the Library, National Humanities Center
Marvel Comics, “Omega The Unknown”

by Jonathan Lethem, novelist
Harriet Beecher Stowe, c. 1852

by Kathryn Hill, President, The Levine Museum of the New South
"The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn," by Mark Twain

by David Denby, author, journalist, film critic
reading

by Kathryn Bentley, Arts & Science Council
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