Tuesday, November 18, 2014 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Does texting mean the death of good writing skills? John McWhorter posits that there’s much more to texting — linguistically, culturally — than it seems, and it’s all good news.
Linguistics In Motion...
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 - 4:00pm
The World Before Her is a tale of two Indias. In one, Ruhi Singh is a small-town girl competing in Bombay to win the Miss India pageant — a ticket to stardom in a country wild about beauty contests. In the other India, Prachi Trivedi is the...
Thursday, November 20, 2014 - 4:00pm
Transgender Day of Remembrance (November 20, 2014)
This day, observed on November 20th, is a day to memorialize those who have been killed as a result of transphobia, or the hatred or fear of transgender and gender...
Wednesday, January 28, 2015 - 4:00pm
They wiggled, they jiggled, they wore low cut gowns and short shorts, they kowtowed to the club owners and smiled at the customers…and they did it all, just to play the music they loved. In the thirties and forties, hundreds of women...
Wednesday, February 25, 2015 - 4:00pm
The number of women in prison has grown by over 800% in the past three decades, two thirds are mothers and are incarcerated for non-violent offenses and more than 80% have been victims of domestic violence or sexual assault at some point in their...