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The Graduate Center has awarded nearly $1.7 million in dissertation fellowships to eighty-six doctoral candidates for the 2014–2015 academic year.
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APR 1, 2014
Annual Fellows Event: D.T. Max interviews Adam Begley on Updike, the first biography of John Updike. Read more
MAR 19, 2014
Biography in its Time: 6th Annual Leon Levy Biography Conference Read more
MAR 14, 2014
James Romm in Conversation on Dying Every Day: Seneca at the Court of Nero, with Classics Ph.D. students Michael Goyette and Tim Hanford. Read more
MAR 10, 2014
Women Writing Women's Lives: The Dorothy O. Helly Lecture Read more
DEC 11, 2013
Judith H. Dobrzynski, the arts journalist, will interview the art critic Deborah Solomon on her authoritative new biography American Mirror: The Life and Art of Norman Rockwell. Read more
NOV 22, 2013
Raquel Chang-Rodríguez, Distinguished Professor, will interview Marie Arana on Bolívar: American Liberator, her acclaimed biography of Simón Bolívar. Read more
NOV 21, 2013
Join us for a conversation about Nancy K. Miller’s new memoir, Breathless: An American Girl in Paris, a feminist coming–of-age story set in 1960s Paris. Read more
NOV 20, 2013
Gary Giddins will interview Scott Anderson, author of the bestseller Lawrence in Arabia: War, Deceit, Imperial Folly and the Making of the Modern Middle East. Read more
NOV 5, 2013
Gary Giddins interviews Molly Haskell, on her new memoir My Brother My Sister: Story of a Transformation. Read more
OCT 21, 2013
Women Writing Women’s Lives: the Dorothy O. Helly Lecture: Lady Bird Johnson with BETTY BOYD CAROLI Read more