Doctoral candidate Amanda Licastro (English) offers tips for language and literature Ph.D. students as part of a new Mellon-funded project for the Mellon Language Association.
Distinguished Professor Meena Alexander (GC/Hunter, English) was recently featured in a Statesman Q&A that introduced her as “undoubtedly one of the finest poets in contemporary... Read more
CUNY Grad Center Names ‘Early Research’ Chief
Politico New York, 8.20.15 Read more
‘Writing a Poem is Itself an Act of Hope’
The Statesman (India), 8.20.15 Read more
Atticus Finch, Representative American
HuffingtonPost.com, 7.21.15 Read more
Worse Than ‘Dred Scott’
The Wall Street Journal, 8.8-9.15 Read more
In a new National Geographic article, Professor Eric Lott (English/Comparative Literature), offers insight on the origins of “Jim Crow,” a shorthand term with long historical roots. Read more
Professor Duncan Faherty (GC/Queens, English/American Studies) has been named the inaugural director of the Graduate Center’s new Early Research Initiative (ERI), which will provide opportunities for doctoral students to do exploratory research early in their graduate careers.
Lincoln’s Selected Writings; Edited by David S. Reynolds, CUNY Graduate Center. Part II of II, The War Years to the Assassination Eve, 1861-65 - Podcast
ABC Radio, “John Batchelor Show,” 7.3.15 Read more
Distinguished Professor David S. Reynolds (English) published an essay this week exploring the meaning of the iconic character Atticus Finch, as portrayed in the recently released novel by Harper Lee, Go Set a Watchman. Read more