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

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alumnus profile

Aha!


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

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ideas

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.

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humanities at work

Grit into grace


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