An introduction to the research services of the Library. Topics include searching for scholarly articles, borrowing from other libraries, identifying highly-cited material, and citation management software.
Heated discussion erupted over the American Historical Association statement urging universities to allow Ph.D. recipients to embargo their electronic dissertations for up to six years while they pursue a book contract. Some institutions have recently changed their open access and embargo policies. This panel will provide faculty, librarian, University Press, and graduate student views on this timely topic followed by Q&A.
Professor Lynn Phillips explores the line between consent and coercion in this thought-provoking look at popular culture and the ways real girls and women navigate their heterosexual relationships and hookups.
Inspired by the Pittsburgh neighborhoods of his youth, the film Boyz N the Hood, and the early writings of W. E. B. Du Bois, New York-based Kyle Abraham investigates the rich history of urban culture and the rise and fall of community in Pavement.