Cablecast and web streaming of program in
"Conversations with Harold Hudson Channer"
MONDAY OCTOBER 11, 2004
DR. ROBERT VISCUSI
of Literature Brooklyn College CUNY
"Oration on the Most Recent Death of
More About DR. ROBERT
"Only silence is
shame" - Bartolomeo Vanzetti
Robert Viscusi, the author of "The
Three Rules of IAWA," has published the novel Astoria (Guernica
Editions, American Book Award 1996) and the performance poem
An Oration upon the Most Recent Death of Christopher Columbus
(VIA Folios). He has published numerous essays in books and
journals on Italian American literature and culture, among
them "Breaking the Silence: Strategic Imperatives for
Italian American Culture," which appeared in the first
number of VIA: Voices in Italian Americana and became a
manifesto for IAWA. Viscusi has been a fellow of the National
Endowment for the Humanities and of the John D. Calandra
Italian American Institute. He is Claire and Leonard Tow
Professor of English and executive officer of the Ethyle R.
Wolfe Institute for the Humanities at Brooklyn College, as
well as president of the Italian American Writers Association.
October 11, 2004 / 10:30 - 11:30 AM / (NYC Time)
Channel 34 of the Time/Warner &Channel 107 of the RCN
Cable Television Systems in Manhattan, New York.
The Program can now be viewed on the internet at the
time of cable casting at:
NOTE: You must adjust
viewing to reflect NYC time & click on channel 34 at site