History & Humanities

At a glance

What: High-quality instruction and innovative programming in history, literature, and culture

Who: Taught by leading educators and historians from UW-Madison and across the region

Certification: Programs meet multiple requirements and standards for continuing education

Questions? Contact program coordinator Kim Seymour at kseymour@dcs.wisc.edu or 608-262-8663


Upcoming classes/workshops
(Click class title for details and to register)
T, Sept 16-Oct 28, 9:30-11am (no class Oct 7)  •  One class: $14 | One session (3 classes): $34 | Both sessions (6 classes): $60
T, Nov 4-11, 7-8:15pm  •  $30
Th, Nov 13-Dec 4, 7:30-8:45pm (no class Nov 27)  •  $40
Th, Feb 5-Mar 12, 7-8:30pm (no class Feb 26)  •  $60
W, Feb 25-Mar 11, 7:30-8:45pm  •  $40
W, Mar 4-25, 7-8:15pm  •  $50
Th, Mar 12, 7-8pm  •  Free Public Lecture
Th, Mar 19-Apr 2, 7:30-8:45pm  •  $40
W, Mar 25-Apr 15, 6:45-8:15pm  •  $50
T, Mar 31-Apr 14, 7:30-8:45pm  •  $40
M, Apr 6-27, 7-8:15pm  •  $50
Th, Apr 9-30, 7:30-8:45pm  •  $50
T, Apr 21-May 5, 7:30-8:45pm  •  $40
Special programs
Enjoy free presentations by retired UW-Madison faculty renowned for their teaching excellence.
Experience breathtaking scenery and landmarks, behind-the-scenes insight from experienced guides, and world-class performances.
Join other booklovers at the downtown Madison Public Library for exciting discussions of world literature.
Gather with 100+ faculty, presenters, and community activists to consider how knowledge is formed, experienced at axes of identity.