Born and raised in Elmhurst, Queens.
20th-century American literature, American Studies, Asian American Studies, queer studies.
Currently... Read more
A series of articles featuring Professor Donna M. Nickitas (GC/Hunter, Nursing) has prompted Governor Andrew Cuomo to address the lack of oversight of nurses, with significant possible ramifications for New Yorkers’ health. Read more
Dor Guez, Samira, Lod Ghetto, a year after 1948, from the series Scanogram #1, 2010, manipulated readymade, archival inkjet print, 23 1/2 x 29 1/2 inches.
Dor Guez founded the Christian... Read more
Professor Manu Bhagavan (GC/Hunter, History) recently explored why authoritarianism is rising throughout the world, a phenomenon he ties to several trends that gained strength in the 1990s, in an essay for Quartz. Read more
Distinguished and Presidential Professor Robert Reid-Pharr (English) has been named a 2016 Guggenheim Fellow in the field of literary criticism. Read more
On Friday, April 8, the Graduate Center hosted “Sci-Fi Alien(ation): Diversity Under Attack, Homophobia, Sexism at Hugo Awards,” a panel discussion that will dissect systemic ills in the world of sci-fi publishing and fandom. Read more
April 5, 2016
On many recent occasions you have heard me speak to the financial challenges facing the Graduate Center and other... Read more
In a prominent new essay for Foreign Affairs, Ph.D. student Jennifer Peirce (GC/John Jay, Criminal Justice) examines Nicaragua’s take on prison reform, and the lessons it may hold for Central America and beyond. Read more
“Beyond Citation,” a project that is part of GC Digital Initiatives, has been awarded a highly competitive National Endowment for the Humanities grant. Read more
On Tuesday, April 5, the Graduate Center is hosting the first gathering of an international and interdisciplinary collaborative project that is dedicated to investigating “forms of life,” or Lebensformen. Read more