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Professor Zetta Elliott Featured in Harvard Seminar

February 4, 2014 On February 24, Ethnic Studies Professor Zetta Elliott will present a talk in the Canada Seminar at the Weatherhead Center for International Studies at Harvard University. “I left Canada 20 years ago in part because I wasn't able to get published and didn't have the option of studying with Black scholars...

Celebrating La Divina Comedia and La Vera Pizza Italiana.

November 8, 2013 With a warm and resonant “Buon Giorno!” Professor Tom Means of the Modern Languages Department welcomed attendees to BMCC’s Italian-American Heritage Month festivities on October 17. The annual celebration of all things Italian featured a dramatic reading of Dante’s Inferno, the 13th-century epic poem, by New York City actor Alessio Bordoni;...

Reading, Writing, and The Deep

BMCC student Kuhinur Jahan (Left) and Professor Zetta Elliott (Right) December 17, 2013 “The Black Man in Contemporary Society,” a course offered through BMCC’s Center for Ethnic Studies, was taught this semester by professor and author Zetta Elliott.“Some of you are probably surprised to come in and see me at the front of the...

Color Him Brilliant

July 25, 2012 In a myth dating back to pre-Columbian times, the world is robbed of its colors by a villain. A butterfly turns into a young girl named Are, who sets out on a magical journey through numerous “kingdoms of color” with a single mission: to wrest back the colors and restore them...