Friday, December 6, 2013 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
507 Philosophy Hall

M. Neelika Jawardane is an associate professor at SUNY-Oswego


Sponsored by the Diaspora, Race, and Empire Colloquium

Saturday, December 7, 2013 - 8:00pm to 10:00pm
Miller Theater, West 116th St. and Broadway (Main Campus)

With guest soloist Houston Person

Free and open to the public

Monday, December 16, 2013 - 7:00pm
Book Culture, 536 West 112th St (between Broadway & Amsterdam)

Book Culture announces a reading and discussion by The Urban Range poetry collective to celebrate the launch of Stephen Massimilla's The Plague Doctor in His Hull-Shaped Hat, which was selected in the Stephen F. Austin University Press National Prize Contest.

Thursday, January 30, 2014 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
754 Schermerhorn Extension

Prof. Caleb Smith (Yale University) will speak on his new book, The Oracle and the Curse: A Poetics of Justice from the Revolution to the Civil War (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2013).

Sponsored by the Americanist Colloquium, Department of English and Comparative Literature

Tuesday, February 4, 2014 - 6:15pm
The Schapiro Center, Davis Auditorium

Reference Works: Poetry Reading and Talk

Tuesday, February 4, 2014  6:15pm The Schapiro Center, Davis Auditorium
Poets talk about the scholarly resources that inspire them, including poetry anthologies, rhyming dictionaries, standard dict
Tuesday, February 4, 2014 - 7:15pm to 9:00pm
Heyman Center

Wednesday, February 12, 2014 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
511 Kent Hall



Friday, February 21, 2014 - 12:00pm to 2:45pm
Columbia University, 754 Schermerhorn Extension
Friday, February 21, 2014 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
516 Hamilton Hall

Please join the Columbia University Medieval Colloquium on Friday, February 21 for a talk by Professor Nicholas Watson, Chair of Medieval Studies at Harvard University. Professor Watson will be speaking on the topic of, "The Construction of Sacred Power: Vision and Liturgy in John of Morigny's Book of Flowers (1301-1315)."  The event will take place in 516 Hamilton at 6:00 PM.

Thursday, February 27, 2014 - 12:00pm to 2:30pm
310 Fayerweather Hall

a screening of Thaumazein, an essay film on Peter Ekwin beyond his case of being a victim of Swedish refugee dumping

by Aleksander Motturi, Artistic Director, Clandestino Institut

moderated by Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak


Lunch discussion with the director will follow the screening


Co-sponsored by the Committee on Global Thought