Humanitas Archive

A Blog of the Humanities and Fine Arts


November 15, 2017

Clarisa Guerrero

When I hear the term “ice breaker” I picture the Titanic’s engines at max capacity, steam...

November 6, 2017

Christian Perez

When I started college I was a third generation Mexican-American whose attachments to his...

October 26, 2017

Jamie Hu

On the third floor of the UCSB Library, I stop by a new exhibition put on by the Special...

October 18, 2017

Mirabella McDowell

As a humanities major, the idea of attending a seminar comparing the economies of South Korea...

Cindy Chan


When I first arrived at UCSB, I had absolutely no clue as to what my purpose would be. I just...