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APR 25, 2014
Aliyyah Abdur-Rahman (Brandeis University, Against the Closet: Black Political Longing and the Erotics of Race
Part of the Mentoring Future Faculty of Color series. Read more
The Graduate Program in Comparative Literature (Italian Specialization) cordially invites you to a special lecture by Professor Teodolinda Barolini (Columbia University). Read more
The Ph.D. Program in Anthropology invites you to attend our Fall 2013 Colloquia. Unless otherwise noted, colloquium are held Fridays 4:15 – 6PM (rm. C415A), followed by receptions in the Brockway Room (rm. 6402). This event is free; identification is required to enter the Graduate Center. Read more
APR 28, 2014
Historian Paul Buhle and contributors speak about Bohemians, a graphic history of the transcontinental movement and its illustrious figures. Read more
Join Ira Shor for a conversation on critical pedagogy and the corporate war on public education as part of the Extra-Institutional Seminar in the Humanities. Read more
This important orientation is required for you to be processed to payroll. Please bring original Social Security card. Read more
Playwright Jalila Baccar chronicles the events that shook Tunisia in the murky hours after the Jasmine Revolution - the event that triggered the Arab Spring. Read more
With wildly inventive language and razor-sharp humor, "No Matter How Hard We Tried" captures Poland's contemporary moment. Read more
The DPH Program and AcademyHealth at CUNY are delighted to invite you to a Q & A session with Mary T. Bassett, MD, MPH, recently appointed Health Commissioner of NYC. Hear from Commissioner Bassett about priorities, challenges, and opportunities to improve the health of all New Yorkers. Read more