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NYU-SCPS Presents “An Evening with the Kitchen Sisters,” Nov. 14

October 16, 2007
N-93, 2007-08

New York University’s School of Continuing and Professional Studies presents “An Evening with the Kitchen Sisters,” Wednesday, November 14, 2007, at 7:00 PM, NYU’s Kimmel Center, Eisner and Lubin Auditorium, 4th Floor, 60 Washington Square South, NYC.

The renowned creators of the NPR series Lost and Found Sound, Sonic Memorial Project, and Hidden Kitchens speak about their work and share some of the stories, sounds, and creativity that have made it a national treasure. Winner of two Peabody Awards and a du-Pont-Columbia Award, the Kitchen Sisters create richly layered, provocative radio documentaries that chronicle untold stories of American culture and traditions.

  • WHO: The Kitchen Sisters—Davia Nelson & Nikki Silva
  • WHAT: “An Evening with the Kitchen Sisters”
  • WHEN: Wednesday, November 14, 2007 at 7:00 PM
  • WHERE: NYU’s Kimmel Center, Eisner and Lubin Auditorium, 4th Floor, 60 Washington Square South, NYC

This event is free and open to the public, and has been partially underwritten by a grant from the Empire State Development Corporation. Please call 212-998-7171 for more information. For registration information and program details, visit scps.nyu.edu/kitchensisters.

Reporters wishing to cover the event, please contact Christopher James at 212.998.6876 or via email christopher.james@nyu.edu


About the NYU School of Continuing and Professional Studies—Founded in 1934, the School of Continuing and Professional Studies (NYU-SCPS) is among the 14 colleges and schools that comprise New York University, one of the largest private research universities in the United States. Through its faculty, curricula and vibrant professional and academic networks, NYU-SCPS captures the expertise of key sectors where New York leads globally: Real Estate and Construction Management (through the NYU Real Estate Institute); Hospitality, Tourism, Sports Management (through the NYU Preston Robert Tisch Center); Philanthropy (through the NYU George H. Heyman Center);Global Affairs; Communications Media, Publishing, Digital Arts, Design; Business, Leadership and Human Capital Management, Integrated Marketing, Public Relations, Legal Studies, Finance, Taxation, Accounting, Management and Technology (through the Division of Programs in Business); and the Liberal and Applied Arts, among others. Rigorous and timely programs in these and related areas attract full-time undergraduate and graduate students immersed in university life, working professionals in 14 graduate programs, motivated adults earning undergraduate degrees (through the Paul McGhee Division), and New Yorkers of all backgrounds enrolled in approximately 2,500 continuing education courses, certificate programs, conferences, and seminars annually.

This Press Release is in the following Topics:
Events and Traditions, School of Continuing and Professional Studies

Type: Press Release

Press Contact: Christopher James | (212) 998-6876


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