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  • Viet Thanh Nguyen’s bestselling novel The Sympathizer won the 2016 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, the First Novel Prize from the Center for Fiction, and a Carnegie Medal from the American Library Association. It was also a finalist for the PEN/Faulkner Award and the PEN/Robert W. Bingham Prize for Debut Fiction. Nguyen is also the author of Race and Resistance: Literature and Politics in Asian America and Nothing Ever Dies: Vietnam and the Memory of War.

  • Tonya Foster

    Sep 21| Lectures
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    Poet Tonya Foster is the author of the collection A Swarm of Bees in High Court. Her work has appeared in nocturnes, Callaloo, Traffic, Gulf Coast, and other journals. Her essays have appeared in NY Arts Magazine, NYFA Quarterly and The Poetry Project Newsletter. A co-editor of Third Mind: Teaching Creative Writing Through Visual Art, Foster teaches at California College of the Arts and lives in the Bay Area.

  • Steven Ehrlich and Frederick Fisher will present their firms’ collaboration as EHRLICH | FISHER on Otis College’s new Goldsmith Campus Academic Building and Residence Hall. The campus-wide expansion and renovation project includes a new academic building, 300-seat Forum (the venue for this lecture), café and dining commons, Student Life Center, and residence hall.

     

  • Opening Reception

    Sep 24| Special Event
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    New York-based artist Polly Apfelbaum’s work has situated itself as a hybrid of painting, sculpture, and installation over a career spanning 30 plus years. Exploring the intricacies of color, Apfelbaum weaves her way, both literally and conceptually, through ideas of Minimalism, Pop aesthetics, and Color Field painting to blur the lines between two and three dimensional art making.

  • Artist Polly Apfelbaum in conversation with Connie Butler, within Apfelbaum's exhibition Face (Geometry) (Naked) Eyes.

     

  • John Keene

    Oct 05| Lectures
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    John Keene is the author of the novels Annotations and Counternarratives, as well as several other works, including the poetry collection Seismosis, with artist Christopher Stackhouse, and a translation of Brazilian author Hilda Hilst's novel Letters from a Seducer. The recipient of a Whiting Award, Keene has been a member of the Dark Room Writers Collective and a Cave Canem fellow. He has served as the managing editor of Callaloo and taught at Northwestern. He currently teaches at Rutgers University-Newark and lives in New York.

  • Artist Polly Apfelbaum in conversation with David Pagel, within Apfelbaum's exhibition Face (Geometry) (Naked) Eyes.

     

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Question:  How do I burn a data CD/DVD on the Mac using Toast?

Answer:

  1. Open Toast then click the Data tab.
  2. Under Disc options Check Mac & PC.
  3. With the Data tab selected, select and drag files or folder from any location on your hard disk to the Data content area.
  4. When you are finished organizing your files and folder in the Data content area you are ready to record it to a recordable CD or DVD by pressing the Red Button.
Question: How do I copy a CD/DVD using Toast?

Open Toast then Click the Copy tab . 2, Click the red Record button. 3, When prompted, insert a blank disc into the recorder.

Question: How do I make a DVD-Video from a VIDEO_TS folder using Toast 6? orCan you make a DVD-Video that plays on a set-top DVD player or in a Macintosh or Windows computer from an already-authored Video_TS folder content?
  1. Open Toast then Click the Data tab then Click the Disc Settings button (or the disc title). The Disc settings drawer opens.
  2. Click Advanced, then select the DVD-Rom (UDF) option.
  3. Click the New Disc button (If you skip this step your disc won't play).
  4. Drag a VIDEO_TS folder to the Data content area.
  5. Click the red Record button.
  6. When prmpted, insert a disc into the currently selected recorder.
Question: How do I make a DVD-Video from a VIDEO_TS folder using Toast 7?
  1. Click the Video tab.
  2. Click the Formats tab in the left drawer and choose DVD-Video from VIDEO_TS.
  3. Now drag and drop a VIDEO_TS folder into the Content Area. Toast will automatically add AUDIO_TS folder to the disc at burn time for improved compatibility.
  4. IF your VIDEO_TS folder is over 4.37 GB then choose Fit-to-DVD video compression.
  5. Click the red Record button and that will open up a window and click Eject.
  6. Insert a blank DVD, specify how many copies you need, and press burn.
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