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Book Launch Event

Joseph D. Jamail Lecture Hall, Journalism School

January 29, 2020 4:30 - 7:00 pm

Center for American Studies professor Maura Spiegel spoke on WNYC's show All of It with Alison Stewart about her recently published biogra

On February 18, 1965, an overflow crowd packed the Cambridge Union to witness a televised debate between James Baldwin, the leading literary voice

Since its founding in 1959, the Guggenheim Museum, like many art institut

The Center for American Studies is pleased to announce that Professor Andrew Delbanco has been named the 2019 recipient of the Lionel Trilling Awar

Mythologized as the era of the "good war" and the "Greatest Generation," the 1940s are frequently understood as a more heroic, uncomplicated time i

Professor Delbanco was awarded the 2019 Lukas Prize for his book, The War Befor

In its Fall/Winter 2018 issue, the Columbia Newsletter writes that Freedom & Citizenship "has raised the bar in developing our next ge

Lynne Foote (CC '16) invites students to attend the Burleigh Society's annual concert on March 2, featuring the Fisk Jubilee Singers.