Pussy Riot: A Punk Prayer for Freedom: A Bookshelf Discussion

February 18, 2014 1:00 am Audio, Multimedia, Women's Studies Program

Amy Scholder and Elizabeth Koke of CUNY’s Feminist Press discuss freedom of speech and feminism in this Lehman College podcast.

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LISTEN: Fieldwork of a War Machine: Aldo Civico on Sicilian Mafia and Colombian Paramilitaries

December 12, 2013 1:00 am Anthropology Dept, Audio, Center for Human Rights and Peace Studies, Multimedia

Aldo Civico is an assistant professor in anthropology at Rutgers University and the founder of the International Institute for Peace. Since 2001, he has being doing fieldwork in Colombia on paramilitary death squads and drug trafficking.

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Erica Huggins: A Catalyst in the Evolution of Gender Politics in the Black Panther Party

April 12, 2013 2:55 pm African and African American Studies Dept, Audio, Multimedia

Professor Mary Phillips presents some of her work from her dissertation, “Sister Revolutionaries: The Leadership of Ericka Huggins and Elaine Brown in the Black Panther Party.”

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Patient Citizens, Immigrant Mothers

January 11, 2013 4:24 pm Audio, Latin American and Puerto Rican Studies Dept, Multimedia

Dr. Alyshia Gálvez, assistant professor of Latin American, Latino and Puerto Rican Studies, shares excerpts from her book, Patient Citizens, Immigrant Mothers: Mexican Women, Public Prenatal Care, and the Birth Weight Paradox.

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A Reading by Acclaimed Bronx Poet David Mills

June 28, 2012 3:43 pm Audio, City and Humanities Program, Multimedia

Acclaimed Bronx Poet David Mills talks about the craft of poetry while sharing some excerpts from his book, “The Dream Detective.”

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Follow a Path to Greatness

April 30, 2012 4:15 pm Audio, Macaulay Honors College, Multimedia

Dr. Lesco Rogers, M.D., was a member of the Lehman Class of 1984 and the Lehman Scholars Program.

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Writing a Life

April 18, 2012 12:06 pm Audio, Multimedia

Best-selling author Esmeralda Santiago talks about the craft of memoir writing, while sharing some of the life experiences that contributed to her becoming a writer.

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Talking African Drums

April 11, 2012 3:36 pm Audio, City and Humanities Program, Multimedia

Composer and ethnomusicologist Robert Levin shares his knowledge of instruments and rhythms of the traditional music of the Ewe people of Ghana, West Africa.

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Alphie McCourt Shares Moments from His Memoir

March 12, 2012 1:37 pm Audio, City and Humanities Program, Multimedia

Alphie McCourt talks about his family, his early days in Ireland and other remembrances, while offering excerpts from his memoir, “A Long Stone’s Throw.”

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Promoting Community Development in the Spirit of the Black Panther Party

March 8, 2012 3:59 pm Audio, History Dept, Multimedia, School of Arts and Humanities

Poet and spoken word performer Charlotte O’Neal, also known as “Mama C,” talks about sharing knowledge through community development and grassroots organizing.

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Acting: The Emotions Need to Be Real

March 5, 2012 4:46 pm Audio, Multimedia, Theatre Program

Long-time stage, film and TV actor Matthew Arkin talks about the craft of acting and aspects of his career.

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Coming Out of the Shadows

November 11, 2011 3:14 pm Audio, Multimedia, Students

A group of Lehman College students spoke at a campus rally in March 2011 to publicly declare their undocumented status.

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