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It was in 1962, fifty years ago, that I came to this city as an undergraduate student from Istanbul.
And it was back in Istanbul, on 9/11, while I was—by a traumatic... Read more
Dagmar Herzog & Joan Richardson Read more
Judith Stein (Prof., City, History), along with her class, was filmed on March 27 by C-SPAN for broadcast in its American history series. The program will air July 14 at 8 pm and midnight and July 15... Read more
Graham George Priest (Dist. Prof., GC, Philosophy), who joined the GC in August 2009, has been awarded a prestigious Humboldt Fellowship from the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation in Bonn, Germany.... Read more
Adorned in their academic regalia, the graduating class of 2011–12 marched proudly down the aisles of Lincoln Center’s Avery Fisher Hall on May 24 for the GC’s forty-eighth... Read more
Bruce Springsteen and the Promise of Rock ’n’ Roll
(W. W. Norton & Company, 2012) Read more
The Anatomy of Harpo Marx
(University of California Press, 2012) Read more
Rebel Cities: From the Right to the City to the Urban Revolution
(Verso, 2012) Read more
William Bialek, founder of ITS @ the Graduate Center and a faculty member in physics, was recently elected to the National Academy of the Sciences. Read more
Charter Schools and the Corporate Makeover of Public Education
(Teachers College Press, 2012) Read more