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Art Exhibit: THE BOOK
Date: From October 23, 2014 at 12:00 pm EDT through November 21, 2014 at 5:00 pm EST
Location: Buell Hall, Maison Francaise
Exhibition of sculptures by French artist Elisabeth Raphaël
Jazz: Cyrus Chestnut Trio
Date: November 01, 2014 from 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm EDT
Location: Morningside Campus
Time magazine's "best jazz pianist of his generation" Cyrus Chestnut brings together old-school jazz, blues, and gospel to Miller audiences.
Is Evil Still a Meaningful Concept Today?
Date: November 05, 2014 from 6:15 pm to 8:15 pm EST
Location: Site information is unavailable
Simona Forti will discuss her work and her new book, The New Demons. Rethinking Evil and Power Today, published by Stanford University Press. She will be in conversation with Adriana Cavarero, Professor of Political Philosophy at the Università degli studi di Verona.
Keeping the Flute Magic with Isaac Mizrahi and Susan Bernofsky Moderated by Anne Bogart
Date: November 05, 2014 from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm EST
Location: Site information is unavailable
Isaac Mizrahi, director of the recently restaged production of The Magic Flute, and Writing faculty Susan Bernofsky discuss the process, challenges and joys of re-imagining this classic Mozart opera.
Life Outsourced: Globalization and Transnational Surrogacy in India
Date: November 06, 2014 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm EST
Location: Site information is unavailable
Shamita Das Dasgupta and Sayantani Dasgupta will discuss the increasingly commercial practice of transnational surrogacy, with a particular focus on India. Filmmaker and producer Vaishali Sinha will show clips from her film "Made in India."
The Poisoned Madeleine: Food, Family, History in the USSR
Date: November 06, 2014 from 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm EST
Location: International Affairs Bldg
A talk by Anya von Bremzen, award-winning author of Mastering the Art of Soviet Cooking: A Memoir of Food and Longing.
Mary Gordon, Mary Beth Keene & Margaret Vandenburg
Date: November 06, 2014 from 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm EST
Location: Site information is unavailable
To celebrate Barnard's 125th anniversary and its remarkable tradition of fostering writers, the Writers at Barnard series offers an extra reading by authors from the college.
"1971" Screening and Discussion on Surveillance
Date: November 06, 2014 from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm EST
Location: Site information is unavailable
Screening and discussion of film "1971" which tells the story of eight ordinary citizens who broke into an FBI office in Media, Pennsylvania on March 8, 1971 and took hundreds of secret files, sharing them with the public. They exposed the FBI’s vast and illegal regime of spying and intimidation of Americans exercising their First Amendment rights.
Cinema Thursday: La Cour de Babel (School of Babel)
Date: November 06, 2014 from 7:30 pm to 10:00 pm EST
Location: Buell Hall, Maison Francaise
Free screening of the French documentary, La Cour de Babel (School of Babel)
The Society of Fellows in the Humanities Presents: Gauri Viswanathan’s “Masks of Conquest” at 25
Date: November 07, 2014 from 9:30 am to 5:30 pm EST
Location: Site information is unavailable
The Heyman Center hosts an all-day conference celebrating the twenty-fifth anniversary of Gauri Viswanathan's Masks of Conquest: Literary Study and British Rule in India.
Mo Yan and Chinese Literature
Date: November 07, 2014 from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm EST
Location: Low Memorial Library, Morningside Campus
This World Leaders Forum program features an address by Nobel Laureate Mo Yan. The address will be followed by a question and answer session with the audience. Co-Sponsored by University Libraries, the Weatherhead East Asian Institute, and the Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures
Film in Putin's Russia: Conformism and Resistance
Date: November 07, 2014 from 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm EST
Location: International Affairs Bldg
A talk by Anton Dolin, acclaimed Russian film critic and writer.
A Late Afternoon Conversation with Twyla
Date: November 07, 2014 from 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm EST
Location: Site information is unavailable
Enter the creative realm of Twyla Tharp, the 2014–15 Distinguished Guest Artist, as she talks about her current projects and answers questions from the audience.
Film Fridays - The Rise of ISIS
Date: November 07, 2014 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm EST
Location: Site information is unavailable
Join us for a screening of Frontline's The Rise of ISIS with Director/Correspondent, Martin Smith, who was in Iraq as recently as this summer. He will give his first hand views on how the country has come undone post-American withdrawal. What's next for ISIS? Join us for a frank conversation.
Author Event - Capitalism v. Democracy by Timothy Kuhner
Date: November 07, 2014 from 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm EST
Location: Site information is unavailable
Join us as we welcome Timothy Kuhner, Associate Professor of Law at Georgia State University, to discuss his new book "Capitalism v. Democracy: Money in Politics and the Free Market Constitution."
"The Other Stories in Anna Karenina: A Translator's Perspective"
Date: November 10, 2014 from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm EST
Location: International Affairs Bldg
A talk by Rosamund Bartlett, writer, scholar, and translator based in Oxford.
Plays and Performance Texts: Politics, Aesthetics, Translation
Date: November 10, 2014 from 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm EST
Location: Site information is unavailable
What kind of pressure do
 Arabic revolutionary, theatrical and performance texts exercise on “American” translation? Do these texts bear a linguistic excess, a resistance within themselves, a potential to “other” translation paradigms aiming 
to domesticate them? These questions and more are the
 focus of this panel, chaired by Carol Martin, series editor of the forthcoming anthology Tahrir Plays and Performance Texts from the Egyptian Revolution.
The Collapse: The Accidental Opening of the Berlin Wall
Date: November 11, 2014 from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm EST
Location: International Affairs Bldg
A book talk on The Collapse: The Accidental Opening of the Berlin Wall with author Professor Mary Elise Sarotte.
Poets at Barnard
Date: November 12, 2014 from 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm EST
Location: Site information is unavailable
Eliza Griswold, Sarah Plimpton, and Mark Strand present their work.
Mujeres: Otro/Un Festival de Cine
Date: From November 13, 2014 at 6:00 pm through November 16, 2014 at 6:00 pm EST
Location: Site information is unavailable
Don’t miss this unique opportunity to discover the realities and fictions of women from three different continents and their representation in Spanish and Latin American films.
Second Annual Cicero Speech Contest
Date: November 13, 2014 from 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm EST
Location: Site information is unavailable
This program enables Barnard students to practice public speaking in a peer environment and to use opportunities like the Cicero Speech Contest to speak up about issues that matter to them and the larger community.
Composer Portraits: Bernard Rands
Date: November 13, 2014 from 8:10 pm to 10:00 pm EST
Location: Morningside Campus
Poetic lyricism and passionate, colorful orchestration come together to dazzling effect in the music of Bernard Rands.
The Muse’s Voice: A Celebration of Women Composers
Date: November 14, 2014 from 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm EST
Location: Site information is unavailable
Clare Shore, the second woman to earn the doctor of musical arts degree in composition
 from The Juilliard School, has received critical acclaim 
for her works, with reviewers from The New York Times to The Washington Post hailing her works as “provocative,” “immensely dramatic,” “ingenious and evocative,” and “romantic to the core.”
Silent Moon: On Leopardi's "Canto Notturno"
Date: November 17, 2014 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm EST
Location: Site information is unavailable
The great Romantic poet Giacomo Leopardi’s finest work was “Night Song of a Wandering Shepherd in Asia.” Join us as two experts offer a reading and discussion.
Artist Talk and Reception with Maya Hayuk
Date: November 19, 2014 from 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm EST
Location: Miller Theatre, Morningside Campus
Come explore Maya Hayuk’s new site-specific mural, part of her Chem Trails series, now on view in the lobby of Columbia's Miller Theatre.
Concert: Recital by pianist Benjamin Hochman
Date: November 19, 2014 from 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm EST
Location: Site information is unavailable
A free solo recital by pianist Benjamin Hochman.
Cinema Thursday: J'accuse
Date: November 20, 2014 from 6:30 pm to 10:00 pm EST
Location: Buell Hall, Maison Francaise
The Maison Française will show a series of World War I films to commemorate the centennial of the outbreak of war. Series co-sponsored by the School of the Arts. Attendance is free.
Acting Homer: A Staged Reading of the Odyssey
Date: November 20, 2014 from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm EST
Location: Morningside Campus
Acting Homer will give students an opportunity to hear key passages of the Odyssey read aloud and brought to life. Because one of the amazing parts about the Bearden project at Columbia is that it is interdisciplinary, the goal of this panel is to provide a level of immersion. What happens to visual art when it is linked with theater? After the reading, the audience is welcome to walk through the gallery with a new perspective on Bearden and Homer.
"Lyrics From Lockdown"
Date: November 20, 2014 from 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm EST
Location: Miller Theatre
A one-person performance by Bryonn Bain, hip hop theater innovator, visiting associate professor at New York University, and Columbia alum, about his own wrongful imprisonment. To purchase tickets please visit http://www.millertheatre.com/events/lyrics-from-lockdown
SAI: Film Screening and Discussion: "Zinda Bhaag" [Run for Your Life]
Date: November 20, 2014 from 7:30 pm to 9:45 pm EST
Location: Barnard Hall
A film screening of Zinda Bhaag [Run for Your Life] (2013, 180 minutes, Punjabi and Urdu with English subtitles). Followed by a discussion with director Meenu Gaur and producer Mazhar Zaidi. Time: 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm Location: Held Auditorium, Barnard Hall Room 304, Barnard College (entrance at 118th and Broadway)
The Seagull
Date: November 20, 2014 from 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm EST
Location: Barnard Hall
David Paul's production of a modern classic, Anton Chekhov's The Seagull, features scenic design by Assistant Professor of Professional Practice Sandra Goldmark.
Inspired by the Classics: A Poetry Reading by Rosanna Warren
Date: November 21, 2014 from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm EST
Location: Morningside Campus
A poetry reading centered on a sequence of prose poems entitled “Odyssey.” These poems are inspired partly by Homer, and partly by a series of monotypes entitled “Orbiana Oliveto” by the artist James McGarrell. The images will accompany the reading. The reading will include other short lyrics inspired by Homer and Virgil.
The Seagull
Date: November 21, 2014 from 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm EST
Location: Barnard Hall
David Paul's production of a modern classic, Anton Chekhov's The Seagull, features scenic design by Assistant Professor of Professional Practice Sandra Goldmark.
The Seagull
Date: November 22, 2014 from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm EST
Location: Barnard Hall
David Paul's production of a modern classic, Anton Chekhov's The Seagull, features scenic design by Assistant Professor of Professional Practice Sandra Goldmark.
The Seagull
Date: November 22, 2014 from 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm EST
Location: Barnard Hall
David Paul's production of a modern classic, Anton Chekhov's The Seagull, features scenic design by Assistant Professor of Professional Practice Sandra Goldmark.
Forests of Memory, A Public Lecture by Eduardo Cadava
Date: November 24, 2014 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm EST
Location: Site information is unavailable
Eduardo Cadava: “Forests of Memory”
Screening of "Once My Mother," An Award-Winning Wartime Drama
Date: November 25, 2014 from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm EST
Location: International Affairs Bldg
A screening ofOnce My Mother, an award-winning wartime drama. The filmmakerSophia Turkiewicz and the producerRod Freedman will participate. Dinner will be served.
Concert: Berio in NYC (1965-1972)
Date: December 10, 2014 from 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm EST
Location: Site information is unavailable
A free concert by pianists Adam Tendler and Sarah Cahill featuring music composed by Luciano Berio while living in NYC.
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