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Cartoons, Sexuality, and Politics: A Conversation with Novelist Alison Bechdel Thumbnail

Cartoons, Sexuality, and Politics: A Conversation with Novelist Alison Bechdel

Submitted by JessicaW on April 29, 2011

There was standing room only in the Dolan School of Business Dining Room on the night of April 14th when novelist and cartoonist Alison Bechdel graced

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No! The Rape Documentary

Submitted by JessicaW on March 12, 2011

Black History Month here at Fairfield University continued its celebration and awareness with the showing of Aishah Shahidah Simmons’ presentation,

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Slavery, the Irish, and the Atlantic 19th Century

Submitted by Carolyn Arnold, Associate Director, Marketing & Communications on March 1, 2011

On March 10th the Program in Irish Studies will host a public lecture with special guest Dr. Marjorie Howes, associate professor of English at Boston

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Does God Approve of Same Sex Marriage?

Submitted by JessicaW on February 25, 2011

Does God Approve of Same Sex Marriage? This controversial topic was up for discussion on the late afternoon of February 23rd in the Barone Campus Cent

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