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12/6/2013 | 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
This talk investigates the origins of free verse in Arabic during the late 1940s in Iraq. It begins by reading a series of short, autobiographical texts by the poet Nazik al-Mala'ika, which argues for a particular account of how poetic innovation relates to historical crisis. Read more
12/6/2013 | 5:30 PM
Join Professors Christopher Edmin, Angela Reyes and Debangshu Royshoudry along with Julio Marquez, Chante Raid for a conversation about the developmental and pedagogical repercussions of working with students’ informal discursive skills. Read more
12/6/2013 | 4:15 PM to 6:00 PM
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
12/6/2013 | 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
"An Ironic Notion, No?" Neo-Materialism & The Future of Feminist Phenomenology with DOROTHEA OLKOWSKI
Commentary by Patricia Clough and Kyoo Lee
12/6/2013 | 4:00 PM
Join us for an afternoon lecture with Ian Baucom, author of Specters of the Atlantic: Finance Capital, Slavery and The Philosophy of History and Out of Place: Englishness, Empire and the Locations of Identity. Read more
12/6/2013 | 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
ITS Applied Mathematics Seminar
"Parity-Time (PT) Symmetric systems: An analysis of dimer and trimer models"
Rudy L. Horne (Morehouse)
Contact: Tobias Schaefer (CUNY-CSI)
12/6/2013 | 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Andreas Wimmer, Princeton – “Waves of War: Nationalism, State Formation, and Ethnic Exclusion in the Modern World” Read more
12/6/2013 | 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Please join us in recognition of students completing the WSCP requirements, graduating with a Certificate and this year's award winners. Read more
12/6/2013 | 9:00 AM
Manhattan Algebra Day is a joint venture of algebraists of NYC. It was started in the late 1990s as a CCNY Algebra Day at City College. Starting from 2008 Manhattan Algebra Day takes place at the Graduate Center of CUNY in the beginning of December. Read more