Black Studies Cluster students, from the right: Tariq Edwards, Konny Wade and Cienna Benn.

Advancing the vibrant field of Black studies

The Black Studies Cluster makes space and opportunities for UCI humanities graduate students

artistic colorful hands, for Building Solidarity With Communities

Building Solidarity With Communities

UCI researchers across campus take an inclusive, collaborative approach to working in local areas

Héctor Tobar

On the Road Again: Q&A with Héctor Tobar

UCI professor drives across America in search of its Latino soul

Tyrus Miller for UCI Magazine, Fall 2021

Out of the Darkness

Originally published in fall 2021 issue of UCI Magazine Dante Alighieri closed Inferno, his poetic vision of hell and the first canticle of his 14th-century epic The Divine Comedy, with a luminous line: “And then we came out again to see the stars.” For Dante, the exit path is poetry itself – he seeks consolation […]

Sydney Charles (left) and Tatum Larsen

The Welcome Table

Two Anteaters give Black voices a platform through popular podcast and web series

UCI Podcast Indicator

UCI Podcast: Héctor Tobar on the diverse faces of Latino America

The acclaimed scholar and writer embarked on a 9,000-mile roadtrip to explore Latinx identities across the U.S.

Serving UCI’s Latino community

Recognizing the campus commitment to diversity during Hispanic Heritage Month

Council of Graduate Schools funding supports career development for humanities scholars

UCI joins The Humanities Coalition to foster diverse career opportunities

At the 9/11 Memorial at New York City’s rebuilt World Trade Center, a rose adorns the edge of a reflecting pool. The effects of that day’s terrorist attacks are still being felt 20 years later.

How 9/11 changed America

UCI scholars offer insights into how the terrorist attacks continue to impact health, travel, politics and the media

Lucid journal page in Mandarin

First-gen undergrad journal publishes second issue

Latest edition of Lucid showcases writing on the pandemic-driven theme of ‘Transitions & Transformations’