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Film Studies
A program that offers a series of diverse courses on the history, theory, and aesthetics of film, video, photography, and new media. Connect with a program to pursue a major, a minor, or a graduate certificate.
Literature
A program committed to imaginative interdisciplinary and theoretical engagement with anglophone literatures in all their historical, formal, generic, and global diversity.
Composition
An environment that fosters writing as an act of critical inquiry, informed conversation, and creative expression addressing questions of personal and civic consequence.
Writing
A community of established and beginning writers engaged in the reading and writing of poetry, fiction and nonfiction and committed to the art and craft of storytelling in all its forms.

News & Events

Sep03
402 Cathedral of Learning Thursday, September 3, 2015 - 4:00pm

Cultural Studies, GSWS, Medieval/Renaissance Studies, and Jewish Studies.

Sep24
402-E Cathedral of Learning. Thursday, September 24, 2015 - 12:30pm

Faculty/graduate colloquium with Dr. Karkazis on chaps. 5&7 of her book

Sep24
324 Cathedral of Learning Thursday, September 24, 2015 - 4:30pm

Katrina Karkazis (Stanford)

Sep24
Frick Fine Arts Auditorium University of Pittsburgh Thursday, September 24, 2015 - 8:30pm

MICHAEL PATERNITI kicks off Pittsburgh Contemporary Writers Series 15/16 season. Mr. Paterniti is a journalist, an essayist, and author of Love and Other Ways

Sep27
East End Book Exchange, 4754 Liberty Avenue, Bloomfield. Sunday, September 27, 2015 - 3:00pm

Reading by LGBT Moroccan novelist and director Abdellah Taïa.