Paul Durica is director of exhibitions at Chicago's Newberry Library.


alumnus profile


Paul Durica, public historian at the Newberry and in the pubs
Christian thinkers like Bernard of Clairvaux sometimes called themselves the bride of Christ.



Two perspectives on queering the text

Queer theory, broadly speaking, means analysis outside a heteronormative framework. Here, two scholars explore texts through a queer lens via research and pedagogy.
In addition to conducting, Jeri Lynne Johnson helps shape arts fields with DEI Arts Consulting.


humanities at work

Grit into grace

Jeri Lynne Johnson, AM’05, defies and diversifies expectations of a musical maestra.