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.
The Graduate Center has announced its
Doctoral Student Parental Accommodation Policies.
Support for the Graduate Center ensures continued excellence in arts and
sciences graduate education, research, and public programming.
OCT 9, 2015: 4:00 PM
This talk by Marc Redfield (Brown University) revisits the problem of what Susan Sontag, in a famous essay, called “fascinating fascism”. Read more
OCT 16, 2015: 4:00 PM
Open house on pursuing graduate studies in English. We especially welcome African-American, Latino/a students, but the event is open to any and all students considering graduate school. Read more
OCT 23, 2015: 4:00 PM
A Panel Discussion featuring Leonard Cassuto, Carmen Kynard, Kurt Spellmeyer, Mark McBeth, and Jessica Yood (organizer) Read more
OCT 30, 2015: 4:00 PM
Jewish Scholars in Twentieth Century Intellectual Life: Erich Auerbach/Isaiah Berlin/Walter Benjamin. A Panel Discussion featuring Martin Jay, UC-Berkeley, Jane O. Newman, UC-Irvine with a response by Richard Wolin, Graduate Center Read more
NOV 6, 2015: 4:00 PM
This talk by Jyotsna Singh, Michigan State University re-examines and complicates the phenomenon of “global Shakespeares”. Read more
NOV 13, 2015: 4:00 PM
Professor Walkowitz will be discussing contemporary world literature and the state of the novel from the perspective of what she calls the Post-Anglophone Era. Read more
NOV 20, 2015: 4:00 PM
A talk by Holly Crocker, University of South Carolina on how Griselda has always challenged the status of the human Read more
DEC 4, 2015: 4:00 PM
Faculty and students in English will
present brief accounts of the academic and creative
books that they have published during the past year
. Read more