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including Distinguished Professor David Joselit (pictured),
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The American Social History Project/Center for Media and Learning has been awarded a $200,000 grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities to run its second Summer Institute for College... Read more
Caitlin Masley, Symmetric Tectonics2 (ode to patch dynamics), 2013. Site-specific installation, The James Gallery. Pigment acrylics, spray paint, and whiteout with hand-cut foamcore. Photo: Carrie Kinsella. Courtesy the James Gallery, The Graduate Center, CUNY.
What do the visual principles of modernism look like today in the hands of contemporary artists? Observed Ratios, on view at the Graduate Center’s James Gallery from August 14 to October 19,... Read more
My 1980s and Other Essays
(FSG Originals, 2013)
The Routledge Guidebook to Plato’s Republic, rev. ed.
Herbert Saltzstein, professor of psychology at the Graduate Center, and his colleagues Edson de Souzafilho and Anderson Scardua have won the 2013 Jose Miguel Salazar Award for the best article... Read more
Software Takes Command
(Bloomsbury Academic, 2013) Read more
Income Inequality: Economic Disparities and the Middle Class in Affluent Countries
(Stanford University Press, 2013)
Marc Edelman (Prof., Hunter/GC, Anthropology) addressed the UN Human Rights Council’s Open-Ended Intergovernmental Working Group on a United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Peasants and... Read more
Self-Determination without Nationalism
(Temple University Press, 2012)
Norma Rees, 83, a former dean of the Graduate Center, died on July 6, 2013. An expert on language acquisition and language disorders in children, she taught at Queens and Hunter Colleges and served... Read more