The Institute for the Liberal Arts at Boston College hosts conversations and supports programs that examine and advance liberal arts education.

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Our 2019-2020 events are under way. Please visit our Events page for details.

Announcing: Innovations in Graduate Education Grants
The Provost's Office and the Institute for the Liberal Arts are offering multiple grants of up to $10K per year for up to three years to pilot new programs that will improve graduate education at Boston College. |  Read the Full Announcement Here

Upcoming:

Amitav Ghosh: Embattled Earth: Commodities, Conflict and Climate Change in the Indian Ocean

February 12

7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Gasson Hall, Room 100

Contact
Chandler Shaw

Claudia Rankine: Citizen: An American Lyric

March 18

7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Gasson Hall, Room 100

Contact
Chandler Shaw

Exile and Translingualism: A Literary Symposium at Boston College

April 30

4:15 PM – 7:00 PM

Devlin Hall, 101

Contact
Korina Tazbir tazbir@bc.edu (617) 552-3910