director's letter

Director || Homi Bhabha
Anne F. Rothenberg Professor of the Humanities

Executive Director || Steven Biel

Administrator || Mary Halpenny-Killip

Office Manager || Shannon Greaney

Events Coordinator || Sarah Razor

Administrative Coordinator/Assistant to Director || Balraj Gill
Executive Director || Steven Biel

Steven Biel has been Executive Director of the Humanities Center since July 2005. He is also Senior Lecturer in History and Literature, where he served as Director of Studies from 1999 to 2006. He is the author of American Gothic: A Life of America's Most Famous Painting (W.W. Norton, 2005), Down with the Old Canoe: A Cultural History of the Titanic Disaster (W.W. Norton, 1996), and Independent Intellectuals in the United States, 1910-1945 (New York University Press, 1992), and the editor of American Disasters (NYU Press, 2001) and Titanica: The Disaster of the Century in Poetry, Song, and Prose (W.W. Norton, 1998).