NYIH SPOTLIGHT: NEW 2014 FELLOWS
NYIH SPOTLIGHT: NEW 2014 FELLOWSThe new class of fellows to join the New York Institute for the Humanities at NYU are Sharon Cameron, Ta-Nehisi Coates, Tabetha Ewing, James Fenton, Lynn Gumpert, Noah Isenberg, Myra Jehlen, James Lasdun, Sharon Marcus, Rowan Riccardo Phillips, Darryl Pinckney, Carl Schoonover, and Caitlin Zaloom. Read more about them here.
FEATURED FELLOW: Katha Pollitt
FEATURED FELLOW: Katha PollittBorn in New York City, poet, political columnist, and personal essayist Katha Pollitt was educated at Radcliffe and earned an MFA from Columbia University. She is the author of the poetry collections The Mind-Body Problem (2009) and Antarctic Traveller (1981), which won the National Book Critics Circle Award. Her poems have been featured in several anthologies, including The Oxford Book of American Poetry (2006) and Best American Poetry 2011. Her most recent work, PRO: Reclaiming Abortion Rights (2014) reframes abortion as a common part of a woman’s reproductive life, one that should be accepted as a moral right with positive social implications. Read more about her here.
RECENT AND UPCOMING NYIH EVENTS
December 8, 2014 at 6:30pm
A panel discussion featuring Arthur Caplan, Perri Klass, Catherine Manley-Cullen, and Ed Silverman
Wednesday, December 10, 6:00 pm
NYIH Fellows In The News
- 17 December 2014 by Andrew Solomon, in Fellows In The NewsWilliam Styron. …read more Source:: Audio: NPR Morning Edition: 25 Years A...READ MORE +
- 16 December 2014 by Andrew Solomon, in Fellows In The NewsFive parents, four children, three states: author Andrew Solomon talks about his...READ MORE +