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3/13/2013 | 7:30 PM
Student Degree Recital: Nina Berman, soprano, performs works of Ottorino Respighi, Thomas Adès, Robert Schumann, and Tim Evans. Joined by Steven Beck, piano. Read more
3/13/2013 | 6:30 PM
This lecture, drawn from TJ Demos’ forthcoming book Return to the Postcolony: Spectres of Colonialism in Contemporary Art (2013), examines Meessen’s film, and opens up the aesthetics of its colonial hauntology. Read more
3/13/2013 | 6:15 PM
The Rosenthal Institute for Holocaust Studies presents Ms. Sara Y. Aharon on "The Jews of Afghanistan" Read more
3/13/2013 | 4:00 PM
How can the humanities contribute to a better understanding of poverty? Joseph Entin, Kaiama Glover, Saidiya Hartman, Gavin Jones, José E. Muñoz, Rob Nixon, Richard Perez, and Ann Stoler engage key questions raised by this year’s Mellon seminar on poverty. Read more
3/13/2013 | 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Gender and Sexuality Lecture Series with Cindi Katz: "Cartographies and Cartouches: A Geographical Imagination of Accumulation and Dispossession" Read more