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Recent News

Mar 31, 2022

The Poems We Should Read Now

For Poetry Month, Graduate Center scholars and authors highlight poems that speak to our times.

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Feb 8, 2022

Lincoln As You’ve Never Seen Him

"Lincoln’s Dilemma," a four-part Apple TV+ documentary, is based on Professor David Reynolds’ book "Abe."

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