Past Events

Fall 2013

September 24: Interdisciplinary Faculty Study Group - Nicholas Mirzoeff's The Right to Look led by Joseph Entin and Mobina Hashmi

September 29: MFA Student Reading at Freddy's Bar, 4-6 p.m.

October 1: A Brief Wondrous Discussion of Oscar Wao: Language, Fukú, and the Dominican Diaspora

October 9: M.F.A. Student Reading at Freddy's Bar, 4-6 p.m.

October 16: Understanding Italian Politics: Key Trends and Future Prospects with Franco Pavoncello

October 16: M.F.A. Intergenre Reading Series with novelist Helen Schulman and poet Anna Moschovakis

October 21: Egypt at the Crossroads with Abdalla Hassan and Louis Fishman

October 22: Interdisciplinary Faculty Study Group - Nicholas Mirzoeff's The Right to Look led by Joseph Entin and Mobina Hashmi

October 23: The Amazing Bud Powell: Black Genius, Jazz History, and the Challenge of Bebopwith Guthrie Ramsey

October 31: Poets on Poets with Lou Asekoff on Robert Lowell

November 5: Listen, Whitey!: The Sound of Black Power 1965-1975 with Pat Thomas

November 7: The Francis Phenomenon with Camille D'Arienzo and David Gibson

November 11: Understanding the Gezi Park Protests with Louis Fishman and Kumru Toktamis

*Canceled November 12: Enemies Within: Inside the NYPD's Secret Spying Unit and Bin Laden's Final Plot Against America with authors Matt Apuzzo and Adam Goldman

November 13: Freedom Ride: Rosa Parks and the Civil Rights Movement, an Opera by Dan Shore

November 14: The Italian American Table: Food, Family, and Community in New York City with author Simone Cinotto

November 19: Interdisciplinary Faculty Study Group - Nicholas Mirzoeff's The Right to Look led by Joseph Entin and Mobina Hashmi

November 19: Shirley Chisholm Day with Karen Lewis 

November 20: Poets on Poets with Michael Graves on James Wright

November 20: M.F.A. Intergenre Reading Series with Sibyl Kempson and Stephen O'Connor

December 6 - December 7: Philosophy of the City Conference

December 8: M.F.A. Alumni Reading with Elliott Holt, Ben Gassman, & Ken Walker

December 11: M.F.A. Intergenre Reading Series with Graham Foust and Sarah Ruhl

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