You are here: University Master Calendar

Lecture/Speaker Type Events

  1. The United States declared war on terrorism in the wake of the 9/11 attacks. More than ten years later, the results are still decidedly mixed. In The Thistle and the Drone, world-renowned author, diplomat, and scholar Akbar Ahmed reveals a tremendously important yet largely unrecognized effect of this campaign: in many nations, it has exacerbated the already-broken relationship between central …more

    Export to Calendar

    Host
    School of International Service
    Type
    Lecture/Speaker
    More Info
  2. Join the Museum in a Gallery Talk about "Painting Borges: Art Interpreting Literature," on display through May 26.

    Painting Borges: Art Interpreting Literature
    Argentinean Jorge Luis Borges is one of the most prominent and profoundly philosophical literary figures of the twentieth century. Sixteen visual artists interpret twelve stories by Borges, organized according to three topics: identity …more

    Export to Calendar

  3. Before joining the NEA as literature director in 2011, Ira Silverberg worked in the publishing industry as a literary agent, editor, and publisher for more than 25 years. His client list featured best sellers and literary prize winners alike, including Neil Strauss, Sam Lipsyte, Ishmael Beah, Rene Steinke, and Adam Haslett. Silverberg was editor in chief at Grove/Atlantic and publisher at …more

    Export to Calendar

    Host
    Literature Department
    Type
    Lecture/Speaker
    More Info

Coming Soon

No Events after November 24.