On January 29 at 6pm, the Center for Women's History will feature a conversation between Alice Kessler-Harris, Hilary Hallett, Lara Vapnek, and Valerie Paley on the lost feminist classic film Salomé of the Tenements. American Studies students are warmly encouraged to attend. Tickets are $15 in advance.
Center for American Studies professor Maura Spiegel spoke on WNYC's show All of It with Alison Stewart about her recently published biography of Sidney Lumet, director of 12 Angry Men, Serpico, and Network, among many others. Listen to her full interview on the WNYC website
Freedom and Citizenship Program
Beginning in 2009, the Center for American Studies has collaborated with the Roger Lehecka Double Discovery Center on a program that introduces high school students to college-level work in the humanities and prepares them for lives as informed, responsible citizens.