The Graduate Center offers more than thirty doctoral programs in the arts, humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences, including History.
Learn about the Graduate Center's core faculty,
including Distinguished Professor David Joselit (pictured),
on the Faculty Profiles page.
Through its extensive public programming, the Graduate Center contributes to the intellectual and cultural vitality of New York City.
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In 2013, the Graduate Center presents a yearlong public programming series, Cultural Capital: The Promise and Price of New York’s Creative Economy, produced by Graduate Center’s Office of... Read more
Five Graduate Center doctoral students have won Fulbright Awards for the 2013–14 year. The fellowships will support research in ecology, politics, and the arts in Europe, Asia, and Africa.
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The Changing Politics of Education: Privatization and the Dispossessed Lives Left Behind
(Paradigm Press, 2013)
PRELUDE, the annual festival dedicated to artists at the forefront of contemporary New York City theatre and performance, celebrates its tenth anniversary at the Graduate Center this fall.... Read more
Handbook of Contemporary Cuba: Economy, Politics, Civil Society, and Globalization
In May and June 2013, the Graduate Center received eighteen grants totaling $1,305,790. The name(s) of the principal investigator(s), awarding agency, title of the project, and amount of each... Read more
The following is a list of twelve appointments to the doctoral faculty that were made between April 26, 2013, and June 5, 2013. Given after each name are the faculty member’s home campus and... Read more
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)