Augustus Rose’s debut novel, The Ready-Made Thief, is a complex thriller.
faculty books

Excerpt: The Readymade Thief


Augustus Rose's debut novel, "The Readymade Thief," features a secret society, a teenage heroine, and the art of Marcel Duchamp. "The Readymade Thief" was described by Publishers Weekly as “a richly detailed intellectual thriller."
Graduate students engage in rigorous discussions.
graduate students

MEET. DEBATE. SPARK IDEAS.


Since 1982, CAS workshops have given students an opportunity for feedback and camaraderie. Students gain opportunities to present papers, hear and critique new ideas, and enjoy a little camaraderie.
The new faculty include, from left, C. Riley Snorton, Sophie Salvo, Kaneesha Parsard, Sarah Johnson, Erik Zyman, and Sophia Azeb.
new faculty

New Faculty Fall 2018


UChicago's Division of the Humanities welcomes six new faculty members and nine new Provost's Postdoctoral Fellows this fall. These exceptional scholars bring fresh perspectives and excellent scholarship to the University.
Studio Gang
on campus

Curating Chicago


As the artistic director of the 2019 Chicago Architecture Biennial, Yesomi Umolu's gallery is all over the city. "Chicago is a place where we could have a big, significant showcase of contemporary architecture and spatial practices." Umolu said.