March 30, 2016 -
4:30pm to 6:00pm
Ellen Gruber Garvey: "Cut-and-Paste Pedagogy: Hand, Scissors, Pen, Scrapbook"


March 23, 2016 -
4:30pm to 5:45pm
Judith Pearl Summerfield: "The Places We Come From and the Shape of our Lives"

The Composition Program presents a

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March 22, 2016 -
12:30pm to 2:00pm
Judith Pearl Summerfield: "A Long View: Some Turns (and Returns) of an Academic Life"

The Composition Program presents a conversation by English Department alumna Judith Pearl Summerfield (Queens College/CUNY) on  


March 16, 2016 -
12:00pm to 1:00pm
Media and Material Practices Focal Area Presents: SOUND

The media and material practices focal area will host a round table discussion (with lunch from Ali Baba!):


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April 8, 2016 -
4:00pm to 5:30pm
B-Phil Defense View >
October 30, 2015 -
4:00pm to 6:00pm
Tom Lamarre: "Everyday Media Comportment: Living between Infrastructures"


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October 26, 2015 -
7:30pm to 9:30pm
Media Internships:Writing on the Job

Media Internships: Writing On The Job

A Panel Discussion and Q & A

Moderated by David Shribman... View >

April 1, 2016 (All day)
Undergraduate Literature Conference

More details to follow.

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September 3, 2015 -
5:30pm to 8:00pm
Race, Poetics, and Empire: Inaugural Event

Please join us for presentations of scholarship by our faculty and recent graduates followed by convivial discussion.

Including: Neepa Majumdar, Schuyler Chapman, and Liam O'Loughlin, with... View >

November 12, 2015 -
4:00pm to 5:30pm

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

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October 28, 2015 -
8:00pm to 10:30pm
Film screening and discussion with director

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

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September 30, 2015 -
12:30pm to 2:00pm
Discussion with Abdellah Taïa

Discussion with Mr. Taïa of his novel An Arab MelancholiaEmail Prof. Reeser (... View >

September 29, 2015 -
7:00pm to 9:30pm
Film screening and discussion with the director

Film screening and discussion with the director, Salvation Army, with Abdellah Taïa.

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September 27, 2015 -
3:00pm to 5:00pm

Reading by LGBT Moroccan novelist and director Abdellah Taïa.

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September 24, 2015 -
12:30pm to 2:00pm
Faculty/graduate colloquium

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