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AAU President Hunter Rawlings Champions Value of Liberal Arts Education
Wednesday, October 17, 2012
Peter Baker delivers the opening plenary lecture at the Spanish Society for Medieval Language and Literature at the University of Salamanca (and "boy, was the food good," says he)
Monday, October 8, 2012
Friday, August 24, 2012

We are delighted to announce the very recent publication of the 4th edition of the Princeton Encyclopedia of Poetry and Poetics with Stephen Cushman as General Editor and Jahan Ramazani as Associate Editor:



Other contributors include: Peter Baker; Gordon Braden; Jennifer Chang; James Cocola; Greg Colomb; Johanna Drucker; Alastair Fowler; Elizabeth Fowler; Nick Frankel; Amanda French; Michael Gerli; Brian Glavey; Kevin Hart; Greg Hays; Gustav Heldt; Omaar Hena; Tyler Hoffman; Bruce Holsinger; Walt Hunter; Walter Jost; Clare Kinney; Matt Kirschenbaum; Peter Kline; David Kovacs; Chris Krentz; Michael Manson; Kevin McFadden; Jerry McGann; John Miller; Ash Nichols; Jim Nohrnberg; Eric Rettberg; Hallie Smith Richmond; David Lee Rubin; Lisa Russ Spaar; Rob Stilling; Chip Tucker; Dan Veraldi; and Bill Wenthe

Graduate student Camilla Ammirati at New York International Fringe Festival
Wednesday, August 22, 2012

Graduate student Camilla Ammirati's play "In the Ebb" is currently being performed at the New York International Fringe Festival.

For more information visit http://www.fringenyc.org/basic_page.php?ltr=I. The listing is below:

In the Ebb
Going to Tahiti Productions
Writer: Camilla Ammirati
Director: Jessica Ammirati
No matter what you do your demons are with you. Emily has everything but fears losing it all. Alicia loses everything but fears getting more. One can't move, the other can't stand still but both are stuck in the ebb.
1h 15m   Local   Brooklyn, New York   
Staycation: Family Vacation   Ride the Rollercoaster of Love   
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Tue 14 @ 2  Wed 15 @ 9  Fri 17 @ 7  Sat 25 @ 4:30  Sun 26 @ 12


Professor Andy Stauffer featured on Diane Rehm Show
Wednesday, July 25, 2012

Click the link below to hear Professor Andy Stuaffer and other expert readers discuss A. S. Byatt's Possession on the Diane Rehm Show: