Cablecast and web streaming of program in

  "Conversations with Harold Hudson Channer"

                          Upcoming Cable Television/Web Show: 

              Guest For  MONDAY OCTOBER 11,  2004

                             (Originally Aired 10-11-99) 

                            DR. ROBERT VISCUSI 


Professor of Literature Brooklyn College CUNY 


         "Oration on the Most Recent Death of

                     Christopher Columbus"

              VIA FOLIOS 1




"Only silence is shame" - Bartolomeo Vanzetti

Robert Viscusi

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.




Monday 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:

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