• Visiting Speakers

    Each semester, the Heyman Center welcomes dozens of prominent academics, critics, authors, journalists, artists, and performers from around the world.  These visiting speakers participate in conferences and deliver lectures that are generally free and open to the public.

  • Fellows

    Each year, the Heyman Center provides support to a variety of fellows.  HCH-supported fellows include: The Heyman Center Fellows, a cohort of senior faculty, junior faculty, and advanced graduate students at Columbia who meet regularly and receive support to advance their work-in-progress; Public Humanities Fellows, who receive support in partnership with the New York Council for the Humanities; and the members of the Society of Fellows in the Humanities, for which the Heyman Center provides offices and other sources of support.

  • Staff

    Our staff carries out the programming, business, communications and marketing, and administrative functions of the Heyman Center at its East Campus offices.


Spotlight On

Judith Stein

Distinguished Professor of History

The Graduate Center, City University of New York

Visiting Speakers

Judith Stein is distinguished professor of history at the City College and the Graduate Center of the City University of New York.  She is the author of  The World of Marcus Garvey (1986) and Running Steel, Running America (1998) and most recently Pivotal Decade (2010). She is currently working on a book, Globalization and Neoliberalism in the United States.

Full Listing of All Affiliates and Guests

View a full listing of all recent affiliates of the Heyman Center
(including faculty, postdoctoral scholars, visiting speakers, staff, and governing board members)