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Transistors. Mediating Migration

205 East Pyne

In Christian Petzold´s film Transit, an adaptation of Anna Seghers´s eponymous novel, the protagonist Georg repairs the transistor radio of the young boy Driss, a scene which unintentionally practices and reflects the polyvalence of language. The transistor – a portmanteau of transfer and resistor – becomes emblematic for a politics of migration that resists appropriation […]

Reading by Dantiel W. Moniz

Drapkin Studio at Lewis Arts complex Princeton

Dantiel W. Moniz, a National Book Foundation “5 Under 35” honoree and the Pushcart Prize-winning author of Milk Blood Heat, reads from her work alongside several creative writing seniors. The C.K. Williams Reading Series showcases senior thesis students of the Program in Creative Writing with established writers as special guests.

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