Butler Waugh Lecture hosts C. Riley Snorton at FIU Graham University Center
Wed Sep 11, 2019

The Butler Waugh Lecture is excited to host C. Riley Snorton, a professor of English and affiliate of the Center for Gender and Sexuality Studies at the University of Chicago. He is the author of “Nobody Is Supposed to Know: Black Sexuality on the Down Low” and “Black on Both Sides: A Racial History of Trans Identity.” He is the winner of the Lambda … +

Visual Arts

FIU: Lisa Haque on Artist Talk
Thu Jul 18, 2019

Have you ever wondered how paper can be made into art? Miami-based artist Lisa Haque at Books & Books Coral Gables, hold an intimate conversation about her work and papermaking process. Haque was a Studio Collaborator and the Production Manager at Dieu Donné in Manhattan, where she worked with artists in residence to create new bodies of work. Prior to that, she … +

Performing Arts

Jerry Herman Ring Theatre plays Pirates of Penzance!
Thu 19 Apr, 2018 - Sat 28 Apr, 2018

Prepare to set sail off the coast of Cornwall with the swashbuckling Pirates of Penzance! Frederic has earned his dues as the pirates’ apprentice waiting to be promoted to full pirate-dom on his 21st birthday, but upon discovery that he is a leap year baby born on February 29th, it seems he may never get the chance. This roaring comedy, one of … +

Performing Arts

New play: Blind Mouth Singing at Jerry Herman Ring Theatre (FIU)
Thu 22 Feb, 2018 - Sat 3 Mar, 2018

Jorge Ignacio Cortiñas’ new play developed at New York’s renowned Public Theater and performed in Cuba, asks the question— is it more dangerous to follow our desires, or to bury them? Reiderico sneaks out of his house and spends his nights in the garden conspiring with a boy who lives at the bottom of a well, testing stormy waters between reality and … +