Posts tagged with: "Exile Studies"

The Yiddish renaissance: Professor joins forces with the owners of a Miami Beach hotel to revive an endangered ancient language

The Yiddish renaissance: Professor joins forces with the owners of a Miami Beach hotel to revive an endangered ancient language

Asher Milbauer has never been ashamed to speak aloud in Yiddish. The child of Holocaust survivors, Milbauer was born in […]

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Jewish-Romanian author, Holocaust survivor and Bard College professor Norman Manea. Photo courtesy of worldvoices.pen.org.

Holocaust survivor, author to talk patronage, exile at FIU tonight

Jewish-Romanian author and Holocaust survivor Norman Manea will give a talk at FIU titled “Patronage and the Exile Writer.” The […]

Professor Ernst Borinski teaching in the Social Science Lab, Tougaloo College, MS, ca. 1960. Photo courtesy of Mississippi Department of Archives and History.

Exhibit takes viewers ‘Beyond Swastika and Jim Crow’

By the time World War II began in 1939, Germany had purged itself of its Jewish professors, scientists and scholars. […]

Chenjerai Hove, Zimbabwean human rights activist, author and intellectual, addressed the FIU and local communities.

Exiled poet talks about the power of words, responsibility of writing

Human rights activist, intellectual, author and Zimbabwean poet Chenjerai Hove gave a lecture Oct. 28, “Exile And Patronage: Making Art […]

Feminist theologist Rosemary Radford Ruether to talk at FIU March 19

Feminist theologist Rosemary Radford Ruether to talk at FIU March 19

The Center for the Humanities in an Urban Environment is hosting a talk with Rosemary Radford Ruether, one of the […]

Bard College president to give talk on exiles, higher learning

Bard College president to give talk on exiles, higher learning

Leon Botstein, president of Bard College, will give a talk, “The Exiled Intellectual and the American University,” Monday, Feb. 25, […]

Edwidge Danticat to talk about exiles, the arts Feb. 11

Edwidge Danticat to talk about exiles, the arts Feb. 11

Edwidge Danticat will give a talk, “Making Art In Cities of Exile,” Monday, Feb. 11, in Graham Center (GC) 243 […]

‘Activist physician’ Joe Greer to give talk Jan. 23

‘Activist physician’ Joe Greer to give talk Jan. 23

Dr. Pedro “Joe” Greer, chair of the Department of Humanities, Health and Society in the Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine, […]

Adelin Gasana to screen ‘Cuban America’ at BBC

Adelin Gasana to screen ‘Cuban America’ at BBC

The School of Environment, Arts and Society (SEAS) is commemorating Hispanic Heritage Month with a screening of Cuban America Tuesday, […]

New certificate program offers interdisciplinary study of exile phenomenon

As part of the Exile Studies Certificate program, poet, fiction writer and scholar Gustavo Pérez Firmat will speak about “The […]

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