Arts and Culture

StoryQuarterly Continues Longstanding Literary Tradition

StoryQuarterly Continues Longstanding Literary Tradition

For more than 30 years, StoryQuarterly has served as a staple in the literary community, publishing the works of both established and emerging writers. Since 2009, the esteemed journal has been produced under the auspices of Rutgers University–Camden’s master of fine arts program in creative writing. After a one-year hiatus, StoryQuarterly is now being recast […]

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Series of Events to Celebrate Black History Month in February

Series of Events to Celebrate Black History Month in February

CAMDEN – A series of compelling activities will celebrate cultural diversity at Rutgers University–Camden throughout Black History Month in February. Thursday, Feb. 6 Wayne Glasker, an associate professor of history at Rutgers-Camden, will deliver a lecture, “The Origins and Significance of African American History Month,” at 12:15 p.m. Glasker, a noted scholar whose research examines […]

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Theater Program Presents “Nickel and Dimed”

Theater Program Presents “Nickel and Dimed”

The Rutgers–Camden Theater Program continues its 2013-2014 season with a production of Joan Holden’s Nickel and Dimed, a stage adaptation of the acclaimed book Nickel and Dimed, on (Not) Getting by in America by Barbara Eherenreich. Performances are 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 12 to Sunday, Feb. 16 in the Walter K. Gordon Theater on the […]

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Award-Winning Graphic Novelist Chris Ware to Present Lecture

Award-Winning Graphic Novelist Chris Ware to Present Lecture

Award-winning cartoonist and graphic novelist Chris Ware will present a free public lecture on the Rutgers–Camden campus at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 29. The talk, which is free of charge and open to the general public, will be held in the Multi-Purpose Room on the main level of the Campus Center, located on Third Street, […]

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Rutgers–Camden Center for the Arts Presents Gallery Show on the Graphic Novel

Rutgers–Camden Center for the Arts Presents Gallery Show on the Graphic Novel

Graphic novels are book-length illustrated narratives produced by a myriad of contemporary author-artists. Beginning on Jan. 16, the Stedman Gallery at Rutgers–Camden has been transformed into a haven for artists displaying comix versions of their life stories through a marriage of drawings and text. Running through April 26, the gallery show, “Compulsive Narratives: Stories that […]

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