Below are News items in the category of Humanities

On Exhibit: Weary Blues: Poetry and Jazz from Langston Hughes

On exhibit in the Arts Library through Aug. 31, 2015, this exhibition was inspired by a recent addition to the Music Library: a CD recording of "The Langston Hughes Project Ask Your Mama: 12 Moods for Jazz."

Maps and Data Aid Earthquake Recovery

The earthquake in Nepal, as in other disastrous events, summoned and deployed many forms of aid from humanitarian agencies and networks around the globe.

Loeb Classical Library Now Available

The Loeb Library of Greek and Latin literature is now available online.

UCSB Reads: 'Orange Is the New Black' Screening (Wed., April 8, 7 pm)

As part of the events for UCSB Reads 2015, the Carsey-Wolf Center will present a screening of "Orange Is the New Black" at 7 p.m. April 8 in the Pollock Theater followed by a discussion with director Allison Anders.

On Exhibit: Art in Prison

The Art in Prison exhibit in the Arts Library features works created by incarcerated artists.

Art+Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-Thon (Sun., March 8, 2:30 pm)

The Arts Library will host a UCSB Art+Feminism Edit-a-Thon from 2:30 to 6 pm Sunday, March 8.

Encyclopedia of Aesthetics

UCSB has online access to the Encyclopedia of Aesthetics.

What We're Reading Over Winter Break

UCSB Library staff share their reading lists for the holidays.

Proposed New Draft UC Policy on Open Access

The proposed new policy extends open access rights and responsibilities to all non-Senate members of the UC community who are authors of scholarly articles.

Meiji Japan

The UCSB Library now has access to Meiji Japan, a digital collection with manuscript material relating to Edward S Morse (1838-1925), including correspondence, diaries, scrapbooks, and more.