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Martin Puchner

Martin Puchner is the Byron and Anita Wien Professor of English and Comparative Literature at Harvard University and a global fellow at Queen Mary University of London. His prize-winning books range from philosophy to technology and the arts and include the Norton Anthology of World Literature, which has brought 4000 years of literature to students across the globe; The Written World, a Wall Street Journal bestseller that has been translated into twenty languages; and Literature for a Changing Planet, which draws lessons from world literature for addressing climate change. His more recent book, Culture: The Story of Us, from Cave Art to K-Pop is a global history of the arts and humanities. He is a member of the European Academy and has received numerous awards, including a Guggenheim Fellowship, a Cullman Fellowship, the Berlin Prize, the Humboldt Prize and the Massachusetts Book Award. He also works in online education and as a consultant for cultural institutions.

Martin Puchner

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    Martin Puchner on Literature for a Changing Planet

    What new stories must be told about our relationship with the earth if we are to avoid climate catastrophe? Join Harvard professor Martin Puchner for this insightful talk.

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    Martin Puchner: On Culture, From Cave Art to K-Pop

    Join Harvard professor Martin Puchner (Culture: The Story of Us, From Cave Art to K-Pop) for an expansive conversation full of wonder at the ingenuity of human spirit and creativity.

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    The Story of Us

    Who are we? Historian Aanchal Malhotra, filmmaker and explorer Nadir Nahdi and philosopher Martin Puchner gather for a wide-ranging discussion about the cultural forces that shape us.

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