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

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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 >

September 24, 2015 -
4:30pm to 6:00pm
Lecture, “The Trouble with Too Much T: Examining Eligibility Policies for Elite Women Athletes"

Katrina Karkazis (Stanford)

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September 3, 2015 -
4:00pm to 5:30pm
Faculty/graduate student interdisciplinary programs reception

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

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November 19, 2015 - 8:30pm
PCWS presents Ed Roberson

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 Labyrinth, and Atmosphere Conditions,... View >

October 21, 2015 - 8:30pm
PCWS presents Anthony Marra

ANTHONY MARRA is the author of A Constellation of Vital Phenomena, which won the National Book Critics Circle’s inaugural John Leonard Prize, the Anisfield-Wolf Book Award in fiction, the... View >

September 24, 2015 -
8:30pm to 9:30pm
PCWS presents Michael Paterniti

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 of Dying, Driving Mr. Albert and The... View >