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'The Long Way Around,' a New Fiction Podcast Written by Professor Trey Ellis, Premieres This Fall
October 1, 2021

With a focus on representation and centering voices of color, this series presents an expansive multicultural cast and creative team.

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Here's What to See, Do, and Listen to This Fall in New York City, According to Columbia Arts Faculty and Students
September 29, 2021

To help you decide where to go and what to see amid New York City’s abundant cultural offerings this fall, Columbia News turned to the School of the Arts to ask Dean Carol Becker, along with professors and students, what they recommend.

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Students, Alumni, and Faculty Shine at the 74th Annual Tony Awards
September 28, 2021

Last Sunday night was the 74th Annual Tony Awards.

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Mentor Valerie Hammond in Two Shows This Fall
September 28, 2021

Hammond’s work can be found in both private and public collections such as the Walker Art Center, the Library of Congress, The Fine Arts Museum Houston, The Progressive Art Collection, the Fidelity Collection, the New York Public Library’s print and drawing collection, The Chazen Museum, The Madison Museum of Contemporary Art, The Grand Palais Museum, Paris and the Getty Museum.

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Professor Rirkrit Tiravanija in Five Exhibits This Fall
September 24, 2021

Working with similar ideas, Tiravanija installed a commissioned piece at Museum Dhondt Dhaenens in Sint-Martens-Latem, Belgium.

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'Destination Wedding' by Professor Diksha Basu '14 Shortlisted for Comedy Women in Print Prize
September 24, 2021

Original article: August 6, 2021 by Nicole Saldarriaga   Destination Wedding (Ballantine Books, 2020), the latest novel by Incoming Assistant Professor and alumna Diksha Basu '14, has been longlisted for the 2021 Comedy Women in Print Prize.

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Front Row Productions Announces First Fellow
September 23, 2021

Award-winning producers Alia Jones-Harvey and Stephen Byrd have partnered with Professor Steven Chaikelson, Professor of Professional Practice and Concentration Head of Theatre Management and Producing, to headline Front Row Productions' new Fellowship.

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Columbia Films Screen at TIFF, Alumni Win for ‘Costa Brava, Lebanon’
September 22, 2021

The Toronto International Film Festival has announced its complete list of 2021 award winners, and among them is Costa Brava, Lebanon, a film by alumni Mounia Akl '17 (director, co-writer), Clara Roquet '16 (co-writer), and Cyril Aris ’17 (editor).

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Professor Annette Insdorf Honored with the Special Medallion at Telluride Film Festival
September 17, 2021

Insdorf is the author of Francois Truffaut, Indelible Shadows: Film and Holocaust, Double Lives, Second Chances: The Cinema of Krzysztof Kieslowski, Philip Kaufman, Intimations: The Cinema of Wojciech Has, and Cinematic Overtures: How to Read Opening Scenes.

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Professor Deborah Paredez Wins Writers’ League of Texas Poetry Book Award for 'Year of the Dog'
September 15, 2021

Publishers Weekly gave Year of the Dog a starred review, calling it "an astonishing book.

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