November 3, 2016 - 8:30pm
The Writing Program presents Martha Collins

Please join us for a reading by the noted poet Martha Collins.  Martha’s latest book, from the University of Pittsburgh Press, is ADMIT ONE. Using a wide variety of documentary sources, including... View >

October 20, 2016 - 5:30pm
PFC presents Lucy Fischer

The Pittsburgh Film Colloquium Series is proud to present LUCY FISCHER, Distinguished Professor of English and Film Studies



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December 1, 2016 - 7:00pm
Why Does Black Art Matter Now?: Lorna Simpson and Robin Coste Lewis

Thursday, December 1st, 7:00 PM:  Lorna Simpson and Robin Coste Lewis

Lorna Simpson will give a short lecture on her work and the topic Why Black Art Matters now, Robin... View >

December 1, 2016 - 3:00pm
Why Does Black Art Matter Now?: Speculative Design Propositions

Thursday, December 1st, 3:00-4:30 PM: Speculative Design Propositions in response to Voyage of the Sable Venus

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November 30, 2016 - 6:30pm
Why Does Black Art Matter Now?

Why Does Black Art Matter Now?: November 30th-December 1st

Artist Lorna Simpson, Poet Robin Coste Lewis, and Architects Mitch... View >

October 29, 2016 - 12:30pm
Poetry Reading and Celebration

MadBooks presents a poetry reading and celebration of the work of Beatrice W. Vasser and Marilyn Marsh Noll

Saturday, October 29, 2016

Kresge Center, Carlow... View >

October 21, 2016 - 3:15pm
Writers' Café: Carl Kurlander

The On-Campus Space for Pitt Writers, Poets, Writing Majors, and Those Majorly Interested

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October 20, 2016 - 7:15pm
Media Internships: Writing On the Job

A Panel Discussion and Q&A

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October 18, 2016 - 12:00pm
Rhetoric Society of America Welcome Event

Welcome Event sponsored by PITT RSA

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October 14, 2016 - 4:00pm
Book Celebration for Ryan McDermott and Hannah Johnson

featuring a response by STEVEN JUSTICE
Chancellor's Professor, UC Berkeley

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October 13, 2016 - 12:30pm
Colloquium: "Dartmouth, 1966: Composition and Computation Converge"

Annette Vee (Humanities Center Pitt Faculty Fellow)


Thursday, October 13, 2016

12:30 PM

Humanities Center, 602 Cathedral of Learning

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October 20, 2016 - 7:30pm
Media Internships: Writing on the Job

Media Internships: Writing on the Job
A Panel Discussion and Q&A



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September 19, 2016 - 12:00pm
Health & Humanities: A History of the Present

RSVP by September 15 to

Brown Bag (feel free to bring lunch; soft drinks will be provided)

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November 18, 2016 -
1:30pm to 3:00pm
Graduate Fellowships Info Meeting

This meeting will provide key points of information related to the application process for the competitive fellowships that are available to PhD students during the 2017-18 academic year, both... View >

October 10, 2016 - 5:00pm

Caught in the Act: Writing Burke's "Men of Leisure"


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