Goodbye, ICI! <3

It is officially my last day at ICI as an intern. It's been a really rewarding experience working on the AIDS Chronicles and a few other...

Departure

In exactly one week, I will be on a plane to a new town, to a city that will wrap history and mist around me like a cloak. I am nervous...

Performance and Learning

Working at the Institute of Cultural Inquiry for the past month has allowed me to unearth my unique relationship to the AIDS Chronicles....

One month in…

I’ve really enjoyed my first month as the Editorial Fellow here at the ICI. I’m glad I’m getting this chance to write a little bit about...

Hello!

My name is Jed Surio and I am one of the new interns here at The Institute of Cultural Inquiry. I am originally from Manila, Philippines...

An Introduction

My name is Dareen Hussein and I am the new curatorial assistant intern at The Institute of Cultural Inquiry for Summer 2016! I recently...

Trip to the Sontag Archive

As part of my research for the Barthes project, I recently went to visit the Susan Sontag collection at UCLA to look at a special edition...

Barthes, the Sensualist

When I began this fellowship, I was more invested in interrogating why Barthes’ strange, middling work had endured than affirming its...

AC Intern Update

This Summer I’ve been working on the AIDS Chronicles at the ICI; reading New York Times pages, scanning for articles and then obscuring...

HELLO THERE!

My name is Alfredo Aguayo; I am the new intern here at ICI, and today is my first day. I am excited to be working with many of the...