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Alumna Claudia Moreno Pisano (English, 2010) edited Amiri Baraka and Edward Dorn: The Collected Letters (University of New Mexico Press, 2013). Pisano is an associate professor of English at... Read more
The Psychology of Diversity: Beyond Prejudice and Racism
Alice Zulkarnain, a student in the GC’s Ph.D. Program in Economics, won the National Bureau of Economic Research’s (NBER) Pre-doctoral Fellowship for the 2014–15 academic year... Read more
Reading Children’s Literature: A Critical Introduction
(Bedford/St. Martin’s, 2013)
Sexing Sound: Aural Archives and Feminist Scores will bring together a selection of audio, flyers, scores, documentation of... Read more
The Graduate Center has given the title of professor emeritus to two faculty members in the Ph.D. Program in Philosophy: John Kleinig, as of August 31, 2013, and Richard Mendelsohn, effective... Read more
Lethal But Legal: Corporations, Consumption, and Protecting Public Health
(Oxford University Press, 2014)
On January 22, the Association of American Geographers (AAG) announced Ruth Wilson Gilmore as the winner of the 2014 Harold M. Rose Award, which honors scholars who lead social change. The... Read more
Peter Eckersall, a pioneering researcher in Japanese theatre and dramaturgy and contemporary performance, has joined the Graduate Center as professor of theatre as of Spring 2014. Read more
The Indian Institute of Advanced Study (IIAS) named Distinguished Professor Meena Alexander (Hunter, English) a National Fellow at the IIAS, beginning July 2014. The high honor was awarded to... Read more