Hannah Arendt Center for Politics and the Humanities at Bard College
Thinking About Thinking

Zora Neale Hurston on Thinking

“For the first time she could see a man's head naked of its skull. Saw the cunning
thoughts race in and out through the caves and promontories of his mind long
before they darted through the tunnel of his mouth.”

-Zora Neale Hurston, Their Eyes Were Watching God

The Hannah Arendt Center
The Hannah Arendt Center at Bard is a unique institution, offering a marriage of non-partisan politics and the humanities. It serves as an intellectual incubator for engaged thinking and public discussion of the nation's most pressing political and ethical challenges.