NYU News Search Results
Listen to a panel discussion (April 4) on the medieval poet François Villon, who found his muse in the streets, taverns, and bordellos of Paris. Or take in an exhibition, April 12 to May 31, entitled “Pears, Pastimes, and People: Caricatures by Daumier and His Contemporaries.” These and other April events will be offered at La Maison Française and are free of charge except when otherwise noted.
" 'Fotogramas' and Film Culture in 1940s and 1950s Spain" will showcase covers of the magazine from 1946 to 1962, together with displays relating to censorship, cinema theaters, and handbills from the 1940s and 1950s in Spain.
This free evening discussion at NYU's Deutsches Haus will feature a White House official and other experts, exploring the roles devout faith plays amid the global push toward democracy and economic fairness.
Stim's much-acclaimed work of non-fiction aims to capture the heart and soul of a city.
The featured speaker's humanitarian association, MoHa, focuses on education and secularism and helps Iranian refugees.
The French cultural center at New York University offers a full calendar of cultural events for November and December, 2011.
The Catalan Center at NYU will host a number of special events in March, including a weekly Catalan film series; an artist talk with Ester Partegàs on March 4; and an academic symposium, “Beyond Don Juan: Rethinking Iberian Masculinities,” on March 30-April 1. All events are free and open to the public, and take place at the King Juan Carlos Center auditorium, 53 Washington Square South.
The Latin American Film Festival at New York University will present 12 recent feature films and documentaries from Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Mexico, and Uruguay. The festival takes place at NYU’s King Juan Carlos I of Spain Center, 53 Washington Square South, unless otherwise indicated. The films are free and open to the public. Film directors will be present at select screenings.
This fall, Mexico will observe the bicentennial of its independence movement and the centennial of the Mexican revolution. To celebrate these two important historic events, the King Juan Carlos I of Spain Center at New York University will show a monthly repertoire of film shorts, historical feature films, documentaries, and rare brief shorts restored from original early 20th century film footage.
A series of poetry and creative writing readings will be hosted this fall by New York University’s King Juan Carlos I of Spain Center, 53 Washington Square South. The readings, which take place in Spanish, are free and open to the public. For more information, call 212.998.3650 or visit www.nyu.edu/kjc.