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    May 30| Academic Dates
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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.

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Otis College of Art and Design to Pilot First Free Massive Open Online Course in Art and Design Fundamentals for High School Students



LOS ANGELES – February 17, 2015 – All human environments, both real and virtual, are created by artists and designers, yet funding for public K-12 education in the visual arts is at its lowest point in U.S. history. To bridge the gap and expand opportunities for high-quality arts education to students around the world, Otis College of Art and Design has developed the first free Massive Open Online Course (MOOC).

Art and Design Fundamentals for High School Students MOOC

Enroll Now @ Canvas.net

March 9 through June 1
Art and Design Fundamentals for High School Students
Free Online Course

No experience necessary. Only internet access and minimal art supplies are required.

Modern Genius MOOC offered

"The Modern Genius: Art and Culture in the 19th Century" is a massive online open course (MOOC) in art history taught by Liberal Arts and Sciences Professor of Art History Dr. Parme Giuntini. Learn through video podcasts and reading how artists such as Monet, Manet, Picasso and van Gogh radically reshaped visual culture, issuing in modernity. Begins Sept 23.