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WordTheatre returns to Chapman with actors Roger Guenveur Smith, Gary Dourdan

January 16, 2018 by | News

WordTheatre returns for a sixth season to Chapman University on Monday, Feb. 5, when film and television actors will bring to life the short stories of John Edgar Wideman, a writer widely acclaimed for his work exploring the African-American experience. Acclaimed actors Roger Guenveur Smith (Do The Right Thing, American Gangster, Dope) and Gary Dourdan

2018 Graduate Workshops Register Today!

January 11, 2018 by | News

  Each semester Wilkinson College offers a variety of workshops for graduate students on topics related to academic, personal, and career development. Graduate Students may register for this 0 credit P/NP class through my.chapman.edu. Course number is GUS 530. Here’s a list of workshops coming up. We hope to see you there! Spring 2018 Graduate

My Barrio Murals Application Now Available on iTunes

December 14, 2017 by | News

Wilkinson College is excited to announce that the My Barrio Murals app is now available in the iTunes App Store! “It has truly been a pleasure working with Chapman Computer Science and Graphic Design student, Omar Sherief, on this component of the Getty PST: LA/LA My Barrio: Emigdio Vasquez and Chicana/o Identity in Orange County project. Many,

Mark Chapin Johnson Foundation Supports the War and Society Program

December 5, 2017 by Greg Daddis | News

Chapman University’s Wilkinson College is excited to announce that the Mark Chapin Johnson Foundation has recently donated $100,000 to fund five $20,000 student scholarships for the MA Program in War and Society. The master of arts program falls under the newly created Center for the Study of War and Society at Chapman. Professor Jennifer Keene,

Professor Alicia Kozameh’s European Book Tour 259 Leaps, the Last Immortal

November 29, 2017 by ALICIA KOZAMEH | News

Author and Creative Writing Professor Alicia Kozameh has returned from a European book tour where the German translation of her novel 259 Leaps, the Last Immortal (259 Sprünge, Salto Immortale Inbegriffen) was just released, and presented in several cities. In Austria she held bilingual readings in Klagenfurt (Europahaus), Graz (Afro-Asiatisches Institut) and in Vienna. This

Tabula Poetica Poetry Reading Series Fall 2017 Fall 2017

November 20, 2017 by | News

Tabula Poetica’s Annual Poetry Reading Series continues Monday, November 27, 2017 with poet Genevieve Kaplan. Genevieve Kaplan is the author of In the ice house (Red Hen Press, 2011), winner of the A Room of Her Own Foundation’s poetry publication prize, and three recent chapbooks: In an aviary (Grey Book Press, 2016); travelogue (Dancing Girl,

Annual Holiday Ceramics Sale Dec. 4-8

November 13, 2017 by | News

It’s that time of year again! Be sure to check out the Annual Holiday Ceramics Sale, presented by the Art Department on Monday, December 4-Friday, December 8, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. in the Attallah Piazza. Give that one-of-a-kind gift to someone special this holiday season with a student-designed ceramic art piece. Pick of an

The Nuclear Crisis, Why We Are in Denial and What to do About it November 8th

October 26, 2017 by | News

Little has changed since Stanley Kubrick made his legendary film “Dr. Strangelove” in the 1960s, and most people still accept – if not love–the bomb. Nukes are presented as security, as a deterrent. Yet accidents, miscalculations, and superpower escalations like the Cuba missile crisis have constantly reaffirmed the dangers of accidental, intentional, or unintended uses