First Herald
    Newes, newes, newes.
Second Herald
    Bold, and brave news!
1 Her.
    Newe as the night they are borne in;
2 Her.
    Or the Phant’sie that begot ’hem.
1 Her.
    Excellent newes!

—Ben Jonson, Newes from the New World

Current Photos

Peter McDonald and Bonnie Costello-Conversing

On October 24th, Peter McDonald read from his work as part of the CGS Poetry Reading series, here in discussion with Professor Bonnie Costello.

Justin Quinn-Closeup with gesture

On November 2nd, 2017, Justin Quinn read from his work as part of the CGS Poetry Reading series.

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Oxford University Press USA President Niko Pfund spoke with students about careers on publishing on November 20th, 2017.


The BU Center for the Humanities hosted a screening of Battle of the Sexes with directors Valerie Faris and Jonathan Dayton present on December 7th, 2017, pictured here in conversation with BUCH director Susan Mizruchi.


Audience members listen attentively to the panel assembled for BUCH’s Report from the Archives round table on December 6th, 2018.

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On December 7th, 2018, BUCH welcomed director Frederick Wiseman for a screening of his film Ex Libris, followed by a Q&A led by BUCH director Susan Mizruchi.