Books

Tue, Apr 15, 2014, 2:14am
Author Paul Shaw will speak on Wednesday about Philip Grushkin’s contributions to graphic design.
Tue, Apr 15, 2014, 1:07am

Six Columbia professors were among the recipients of this year’s John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowships.

Tue, Apr 8, 2014, 2:42am

On Monday, author Junot Diaz spoke at the Heyman Center about education, activism and his writing.

Fri, Apr 4, 2014, 5:09am

It’s National Poetry Month, which means you officially have an excuse to pretend you know something about poetry and attend a bunch of open mics. If you’d prefer a bookstore to the Nuyorican, I’ve compiled a list of the best contemporary poets and the reasons you should know who they are. 

Tue, Apr 1, 2014, 3:06am

Former New York Gov. David Paterson donated a collection of documents from his term in office to the Rare Books and Manuscript Library.

Fri, Mar 28, 2014, 4:56am

Nadia Khayrallah sits down with Jenifer Ringer to talk about body image, ballet, and her new book, “Dancing Through It: My Journey in the Ballet.”

Wed, Mar 12, 2014, 1:12am

Sovern’s new book, “An Improbable Life: My Sixty Years at Columbia and Other Adventures,” was commemorated with an event in Low Library Tuesday night.

Wed, Mar 5, 2014, 2:17am

Paula Franzese, who teaches political science and law at Barnard and Seton Hall University respectively, will release two books that offer cheerful, unconventional, and practical advice to college students.

Thu, Feb 13, 2014, 3:37am

Sarah Kerson examines the value of a Master of Fine Arts degree, talking to students, administrators, and artists about their experiences navigating the competitive New York City art world.

Thu, Feb 6, 2014, 5:17am

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