Past Events

Dec16

George Mason University Winter Graduation 2021: Bachelor's and Master's Degree Graduates

College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Thursday, December 16, 2021 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Eagle Bank Arena

George Mason University's Winter Graduation ceremony for CHSS bachelor's and master's degree graduates is on Thursday, December 16, 2021, at EagleBank Arena. The ceremony for CHSS, the Schar School, the Carter School, the College of Visual and Performing Arts, and the Antonin Scalia Law School will take place at 10:00 am.

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Nov18
Visiting Novelist Priyanka Champaneri

Visiting Novelist Priyanka Champaneri

Thursday, November 18, 2021 7:30 AM

Priyanka Champaneri, author of The City of Good Death, closes the fall Visiting Writers series in discussion with Mason professor Alexia Arthurs.

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Nov15
Artists’ talk for “Conjuring Presence,” An Exhibition of Visual Art & Poetry

Artists’ talk for “Conjuring Presence,” An Exhibition of Visual Art & Poetry

Join us for a virtual event with the artists featured in “Conjuring Presence,” now on view at Fenwick Gallery (George Mason University) and online through Mason Exhibitions.

English

Monday, November 15, 2021 7:30 PM

Join us for a discussion with the artists featured in "Conjuring Presence," moderated by exhibition curator Jessica Kallista! Register now via zoom, https://gmu.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJMqdOyuqzssEtGHygimL-DQliIBqzxXP6Q-

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Nov11
Visiting Writer Lise Funderburg

Visiting Writer Lise Funderburg

Thursday, November 11, 2021 7:30 PM

Lise Funderburg is a writer and editor based in Philadelphia. Her latest book is Apple, Tree: Writers on Their Parents, a collection of all-new work by 25 writers. Her previous book was Pig Candy: Taking My Father South, Taking My Father Home, and her first book was a prescient collection of oral histories, 1994’s Black, White, Other: Biracial Americans Talk about Race and Identity, She is a lecturer in creative writing at the University of Pennsylvania and teaches at the Paris Writers’ Workshop.

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Nov4
Visiting Poet Myung Mi Kim

Visiting Poet Myung Mi Kim

Thursday, November 4, 2021 7:30 PM

Poet Myung Mi Kim will read from her work and be in conversation with Mason BFA alumna Alaina Johansson. Kim is the author of Civil Bound, Penury, Commons, DURA, The Bounty, and Under Flag, winner of The Multicultural Publisher’s Exchange Award of Merit. The series is hosted by Mason’s Creative Writing Program, University Libraries, and Watershed Lit.

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