Latest Stories in November
NYU & NYC Dept. Of Sanitation Team Up for Exhibition, “Loaded Out”-Through Jan. 13
Nov 30, 2007
The DSNY and NYU have collaborated through this project to lay the foundation for the eventual brick-and-mortar DSNY Museum. The exhibition evolved from a course, Making a Museum: Materializing Regimes of Value with the New York City Department of Sanitation, taught by Haidy Geismar, a professor in NYU s Museum Studies Program and in Anthropology, and Robin Nagle, director of NYU s Draper Interdisciplinary Master s Program and the DSNY s anthropologist-in-residence. Nagle s book, Picking Up, is out next year from Farrar, Straus & Giroux.
Survey of Lesbians, Gays, and Bisexuals Finds Clinton Favorite in Democratic Primaries
Nov 29, 2007
United States Senator Hillary Clinton is backed by 63 percent of lesbian, gay, and bisexual (LGBs) likely voters in the Democratic primaries, according to a survey by the New York City-based Hunter College Poll. Clinton was followed by U.S. Senator Barack Obama with 22 percent and John Edwards with 7 percent.
NYU Steinhardt Stages Operetta, <I>Orpheus in the Underworld</I>, Dec. 7 Thru 9
Nov 27, 2007
Orpheus in the Underworld, an operetta by Jacques Offenbach, will be presented as a chamber opera by New York University’s Program in Vocal Performance in the Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development. The production runs December 7 - 9 in the Provincetown Playhouse at 133 MacDougal Street. Tickets are $15 general admission and $5 with valid NYU ID. For more information or to make ticket reservations, please call the Steinhardt School Box Office at 212.998.5281.
"Dark Rooms of Memory: Visions of Trauma in the Works of Francesc Torres" at NYU, Dec. 6
Nov 27, 2007
On Thursday, December 6, at 6:30 p.m., at New York University’s King Juan Carolos I of Spain Center, located at 53 Washington Square South, the Catalan Center at NYU will host a dialogue, “Dark Rooms of Memory: Visions of Trauma in the Works of Francesc Torres.” The event is free and open to the public; for further information, all 212.998.8255.