The Ph.D. Program in History

at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York

GC Events

May 12 Biographies by Former Fellows: Langdon Hammer on James Merrill, Ilan Ehrlich on Eduardo Chibás


William P. Kelly Skylight Room (9100), The Graduate Center, CUNY (365 Fifth Ave., at 34th St.)

Langdon Hammer, chair of the English Department at Yale, will speak on James Merrill: Life and Art (Knopf, April 2015), one of the most eagerly-awaited literary biographies in years, which he worked on as a fellow of the Leon Levy Center for Biography. Ilan Ehrlich, who completed his PhD as a dissertation fellow, will speak on his biography Eduardo Chibás: The Incorrigible Man of Cuban Politics (Rowman & Littlefield, April 2015).