Talks

September 25, 2019

Paula Saunders

Paula Saunders | Raymond Carver Reading Series

September 25, 2019 at 5:30pm6:30pm

Huntington Beard Crouse Hall (HBC), Gifford Auditorium

Paula Saunders is a graduate of the Syracuse University Creative Writing Program and was awarded a postgraduate Albert Schweitzer Fellowship at the State University of New York at Albany, under…

September 26, 2019

Thursday Morning Roundtable: NYS Senate: 53rd District

September 26, 2019 at 8:00am9:00am

Nancy Cantor Warehouse, 016

Senator Rachel May, New York State Senator for the 53rd Senate District, will present on her first year in office and her vision for the future. Thursday Morning Roundtable (TMR) is sponsored by…

Panel Discussion: Sex In the Dark

September 26, 2019 at 7:30pm9:00pm

Grant Auditorium

Sex in the Dark (SITD) is an interactive question and answer panel where “sexperts” from the Syracuse University community answer students’ anonymous questions about sex and relationships. This…

September 27, 2019

Cathy Cassady: Rewriting the Beat Generation

September 27, 2019 at 3:00pm5:00pm

Bird Library

Cathy Cassady will share stories about her mother and father, Carolyn and Neal Cassady, who were key sources of inspiration in novels like Jack Kerouac’s On the Road and Allen Ginsberg’s poetry.…

September 28, 2019

sketch of a shore bird

Bird Walk with Deborah Dohne

September 28, 2019 at 7:30am8:30am

Orange Lot, NY State Fair

Join “Not A Metric Matters” artist and College of Visual and Performing Arts faculty member Deborah Dohne for a Bird Walk on the shores of Onondaga Lake, the inspiration for her drawings,…

October 7, 2019

Words and Silence in Spiritual Inquiry: Going Beyond Opinion and Belief

October 7, 2019 at 5:30pm8:30pm

Bird Library, 114

Wildecy Fatima de Jury and Imani Gayle Gillison, Buddhist Teachers of Color in the Insight Meditation Tradition, examine ways of relating to truth, wisdom and knowledge, whether religious or not. …

October 9, 2019

A Chat with Mr. Kenneth Langone, Sr.

October 9, 2019 at 12:45pm2:05pm

Whitman School of Management, Marvin and Helaine Lender Auditorium

Join Professor Sue Smith as she chats with businessman, investor and philanthropist Mr. Kenneth Langone, Sr., an American billionaire businessman, investor and philanthropist, best known for…

Gabrielle Calvocoressi

Gabrielle Calvocoressi | Raymond Carver Reading Series

October 9, 2019 at 5:30pm6:30pm

Huntington Beard Crouse Hall (HBC), Gifford Auditorium

Gabrielle Calvocoressi is the author of The Last Time I Saw Amelia Earhart, Apocalyptic Swing (a finalist for the LA Times Book Prize), and Rocket Fantastic, winner of the Audre Lorde Award for…

October 13, 2019

Incriminating Silence: How the Unheard Defendant in 12 Angry Men Speaks to Our Now

October 13, 2019 at 3:45pm5:00pm

Syracuse Stage

Todd A. Berger (College of Law) Sanjay Chhablani (College of Law) All are welcome to this panel discussion scheduled between Sunday performances of 12 Angry Men at Syracuse Stage, focused on…

October 17, 2019

Salzberg medallion

2019 Harry E. Salzberg Memorial Lecture Program

October 17, 2019 at 2:00pm5:00pm

Whitman School of Management, Marvin and Helaine Lender Auditorium

A 70th anniversary celebration featuring the 2019 Recipients of the Salzberg Medallion: An investment holding company with interests in health care products, Johnson & Johnson is being…

October 23, 2019

Grady Chambers sitting on stairs

Grady Chambers | Raymond Carver Reading Series

October 23, 2019 at 5:30pm6:30pm

Huntington Beard Crouse Hall (HBC), Gifford Auditorium

Grady Chambers is the author of North American Stadiums (Milkweed Editions, 2018), selected by Henri Cole as the winner of the 2018 Max Ritvo Poetry Prize. His writing has received support from the…

November 1, 2019

Speaking Truths Unspoken: New Directions and New Voices in Critical Race and Ethnic Studies

November 1, 2019 at 1:00pm4:00pm

Bird Library, 114

Regina Mills (Texas A&M University) The Department of English hosts Mills for a session of research presentations and roundtable discussion with scholars in ethnic studies. All are welcome to…

November 8, 2019

Grief, Healing, and Creative Possibilities

November 8, 2019 at 10:00am12:00pm

Maxwell Hall, Auditorium

Holly Greenberg (Syracuse University VPA) DJ Hellerman (Everson Museum of Art) Brian Konkol (Syracuse University Hendricks Chapel) Mary Murray (Munson Williams Proctor Arts Institute) Presented…

November 20, 2019

Elif Batuman in field of flowers

Elif Batuman, the Richard Elman Reader | Raymond Carver Reading Series

November 20, 2019 at 5:30pm6:30pm

Huntington Beard Crouse Hall (HBC), Gifford Auditorium

Elif Batuman has been a staff writer at The New Yorker since 2010. She is the author of “The Possessed: Adventures with Russian Books and the People Who Read Them.” The recipient of a…

December 4, 2019

Wayétu Moore

Wayétu Moore, Distinguished Visiting Writer | Raymond Carver Reading Series

December 4, 2019 at 5:30pm6:30pm

Huntington Beard Crouse Hall (HBC), Gifford Auditorium

Wayétu Moore is the author of She Would Be King, released by Graywolf Press. Her writing can be found in The Paris Review, Frieze Magazine, Guernica, The Atlantic Magazine and other…

February 18, 2020

The Perfect Victim: Why American Culture Prefers Dead (White) Girls

February 18, 2020 at 5:30pm7:00pm

Newhouse Communications Center 3, Joyce Hergenhan Auditorium

Pop culture writer, Alice Bolin, talks about her book, Dead Girls: Surviving an American Obsession as part of this year’s Syracuse Symposium on “silence.”