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Archive for November, 2009

Author and Publisher Felice Picano To Give Lecture and Sign Latest Work

Posted November 12, 2009
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Author and Publisher Felice Picano, founder of the influential early gay publishing companies SeaHorse Press and The Gay Presses of New York, will give a lecture and hold a book signing in support of his latest work, Art & Sex in Greenwich Village, from 4:30-5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 17 in Carpenter 21. Picano’s publishing […]

Nabokov Expert Brian Boyd to Speak

Posted November 12, 2009
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The Original of Laura, the unfinished novel Vladimir Nabokov was writing when he died in 1977, will be published next week; the Bryn Mawr Departments of Russian and English will mark the occasion on Wednesday, Nov. 18, with a lecture by University of Auckland Professor of English Brian Boyd. Boyd, the author of four books […]

Workplace Combined Giving Campaign is Underway

Posted November 11, 2009
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Participating in Bryn Mawr’s Combined Giving Campaign is a great way to join together and help those in need. The College will conduct its Combined Workplace Giving Campaign from Nov. 4 to Nov. 25. Giving through the Campaign offers the convenience of payroll deduction, which allows you to donate a fixed amount during each pay […]

Cultural Contestation, Visual Culture, and Ethnic Conflict: a Lecture by William Rand Kenan Jr. Professor of Political Science Marc Ross

Posted November 10, 2009
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On Tuesday, Nov. 17, the Solomon Asch Center for the Study of Ethnopolitical Conflict will present “Cultural Contestation, Visual Culture, and Ethnic Conflict in the Contemporary World,” a lecture by William Rand Kenan Jr. Professor of Political Science Marc Ross. “To examine the dynamics of culture and conflict, we need to consider the narratives, metaphors, […]

Civic Engagement Office Hosts Coat Drive

Posted November 5, 2009

Have extra coats, gloves, scarves, or winter gear that you want to give away? Have children or teens that have outgrown their coats? Looking for a good place to donate these coats? The Civic Engagement Office is hosting its annual coat drive for families in need in Norristown. Every year, ACLAMO (Acción Comunal Latinoamericana de […]

More than 500 Expected for Parents Weekend

Posted November 5, 2009

More than 500 parents and family members of Bryn Mawr students will visit the campus for Parents Weekend 2009, which begins this Friday, Nov. 6, says program organizer Lisa Zernicke, director of conferences and events. Registration will take place on Friday from 2 to 5 p.m. in the Campus Center. A full program of guided tours, […]

Weekly Insider Launched by College Communications

Posted November 5, 2009

The Weekly Insider is a brand-new electronic newsletter sent on Thursdays by College Communications (formerly Public Affairs). The Weekly Insider is the one-stop source for Bryn Mawr news for its faculty and staff. The Insider will have links to select articles from Bryn Mawr Now and the new Inside Bryn Mawr blog, announcements, event listings […]

Distinguished Sociologist Frances Fox Piven to Speak on the Decline of the U.S. Labor Movement and its Potential for Resurgence

Posted November 5, 2009
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renowned social scientist Frances Fox Piven will address the opportunities for a revival of the U.S. labor movement in a lecture at Bryn Mawr on Thursday, Nov. 12, at 7:30 p.m. in Dalton 300. Read more»

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