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Frick Fine Arts Auditorium University of Pittsburgh Wednesday, October 21, 2015 - 8:30pm

ANTHONY MARRA is the author of A Constellation of Vital Phenomena, which won the National Book Critics Circle’s inaugural John Leonard Prize, the

William Pitt Union Ballroom Monday, October 26, 2015 - 7:30pm

Media Internships: Writing On The Job

A Panel Discussion and Q & A

Frick Fine Arts Auditorium. Wednesday, October 28, 2015 - 8:00pm

Screening and discussion with director, Do I Sound Gay?, with David Thorpe, moderated by Scott Kiesling (Linguistics). 

402 Cathedral of Learning. Thursday, November 12, 2015 - 4:00pm

Lecture, anu jain (GSWS), “Asian Americans Performing Sex, Gender, and Culture.”

Frick Fine Arts Auditorium Thursday, November 19, 2015 - 8:30pm

ED ROBERSON is the author of eight books of poetry, including Voices Cast Out to Talk Us In, a winner of the Iowa Poetry Prize, The New Wing of the