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In September, African literature and French prof Samba Gadjigo published his long-awaited biography of Ousmane Sembène, widely considered the "father of African film."

November 6, 2007 - 1:00pm

As part of the A Known Way, A Safe Passage series, the associate professor of English and gender studies will discuss the role that academic achievement has played in her career.

November 6, 2007 - 11:30am
Beth Wenger

On Thursday, November 8, author Beth Wenger will read from her newly released book The Jewish Americans: Three Centuries of Jewish Voices in America.

November 6, 2007 - 8:30am

Mary Elizabeth Strunk, LITS 2007 Scholar-in-Residence and a visiting prof. of women's studies at UMass, will discuss the life and career of MHC zoology professor A. Elizabeth Adams '14.

November 5, 2007 - 3:15pm

Archives and Special Collections will display the papers of longtime faculty member Mary McHenry, representing the first donation of personal papers from an alumna of color.

November 2, 2007 - 3:15pm
Berkeley political scientist Ken Jowitt will lecture on China and the international political situation on Friday, November 9, from noon to 1:30 pm in the New York Room.
November 2, 2007 - 3:15pm
In honor of Halloween, Questioning Authority caught up with Elizabeth Young, whose forthcoming book is Black Frankenstein: The Making of an American Metaphor.
October 31, 2007 - 3:08pm
Sixteen senior faculty members from teaching colleges in Afghanistan toured the Mount Holyoke campus and had lunch at the Frances Perkins House on October 23.
October 31, 2007 - 11:29am

The Alumnae Association hosts Defining Our Future, celebrating MHC's legacy of diversity and bringing together alumnae, students, faculty, and staff of color.

October 29, 2007 - 3:15pm
The Halloween season is a time to revisit Mount Holyoke's ghostly lore through a blog created by Archives and Special Collections.
October 29, 2007 - 12:03pm

Environmental journalist Alan Weisman discussed his latest book, The World without Us, on October 25. Weisman's talk was cosponsored by the Center for the Environment.

October 29, 2007 - 11:45am

MHC theatre arts prof Vanessa James will present her new study, Shakespeare's Genealogies, at the Odyssey Nov. 15 and at the Wistariahurst Museum Nov. 17.

October 29, 2007 - 11:15am
MHC's dance department features an evening of classics and contemporary premieres, including works by renowned choreographers George Balanchine and Mark Morris.
October 26, 2007 - 1:34pm
The resident scientist at the Monteverde Cloud Forest Preserve in Costa Rica gave a talk titled, "Where Have All the Frogs Gone?" on October 24.
October 26, 2007 - 1:17pm

Chicago Tribune editor Elizabeth Taylor '79, back on campus this fall to teach a journalism course, aims to turn her classroom into a newsroom.

October 25, 2007 - 1:15pm
Mount Holyoke welcomes Laura Greenfield as the coordinator of the Weissman Center's Speaking, Arguing, and Writing Program.
October 25, 2007 - 11:04am

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