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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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GSEAP Co-sponsors “Poetry for Peace,” A Writing Celebration for Local School Children Thumbnail

GSEAP Co-sponsors “Poetry for Peace,” A Writing Celebration for Local School Children

Submitted by Nina M. Riccio on March 4, 2011

Despite a daylong ice storm that closed all area schools, the University’s Kelley Center was a beehive of activity on Jan. 18, as children, their pa

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Slavery, the Irish, and the Atlantic 19th Century Thumbnail

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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Authorship, Agency, and Global Citizenship: Local Literacies with Dr. Linda Flower Thumbnail

Authorship, Agency, and Global Citizenship: Local Literacies with Dr. Linda Flower

Submitted by Genevieve Bleidner '13 on February 25, 2011

On the evening of Wednesday, February 23, Fairfield University welcomed Dr. Linda Flower, professor of English at Carnegie Mellon University for a tal

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