19 Nov 2021


CERIS Fall Book Discussion for Educators:

Friday, November 19, 2021 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
online or in person at Chatham University
Sponsored By: 
CERIS,African Studies Center and the European Studies Center at the University of Pittsburgh and Chatham University

Participate in person in the Conover Room (Basement Floor of the) Mellon Administrative Building on the Chatham University Campus, Woodland Road, Pittsburgh PA 15232-2899, or online.

Facilitated by Dr. Jean-Jacque Ngor Sène, Associate Professor of History and Cultural Studies, Chatham University

Elaine Linn

21 Feb 2022


Ten Evenings: Ayad Akhtar, Author of Homeland Elegies

Monday, February 21, 2022 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Carnegie Music Hall (pending), 4400 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh
Sponsored By: 
Pittsburgh Arts and Lectures

Pittsburgh Arts and Lectures Presents: Ayad Akhtar

From the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Disgraced, comes Homeland Elegies blending fact and fiction to tell the story of longing and dispossession in the world that 9/11 made—of an immigrant father, an American son, and the country they both call home.