Four Evenings

Four Evenings -- Global Literary Encounters 

In Conjunction with the Pittsburgh Arts & Lectures program's "Ten Evenings" series, GSC is hosting "Four Evenings," pre-lecture discussions that put prominent world authors and their work in global perspective. Open to series subscribers and the Pitt Community, these evening discussions, conducted by Pitt experts, provide additional insight on prominent writers and engaging issues. A limited number of tickets to the author's lectures are available.

To register for book discussions, click on authors' names below:

Valeria Luiselli, Tell Me How It Ends

March 7 | 6-7pm | Hillman Library 171B - Book Discussion
March 11 | 7:30pm | Carnegie Music Hall - Lecture by Valeria Luiselli

Min Jin Lee, Pachinko

March 28 | 6-7pm | Hilman Library 171B - Book Discussion
April 1 | 7:30pm | Carnegie Music Hall - Lecture by Min Jin Lee
(note: due to high demand, complimentary tickets are not available for this event)

For questions and more information, contact Maja Konitzer.


Past Events

Katherine Boo, Behind the Beautiful Forevers

October 18 | 6-7pm | Hillman Library 171B

Conversation with Professor Nico Slate, Carnegie Mellon University

October 22 | 7:30pm | Carnegie Music Hall

Lecture by Katherine Boo

Co-sponsored by Global Studies Center, University Library System, PITT ARTS, and Pittsburgh Arts and Lectures


Dave Eggers, The Monk of Mokha

December 6 | 6-7pm | 4130 Wesley W. Posvar Hall

Conversation with Will Picard, Founder and Executive Director, Yemen Peace Project

December 10 | 7:30pm | Carnegie Lecture Hall

Lecture by Dave Eggers & Mokhtar Alkhanshali

Tickets available free of charge for those who register with the GSC, or purchase a ticket through Pittsburgh Arts and Lectures here.

Co-sponsored by Global Studies Center, Consortium for Educational Resources on Islamic Studies, University Library System, and Pittsburgh Arts and Lectures