Events

Book Event: The Civil war in the United States; Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels

Book Event: The Civil war in the United States; Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels

12/06/2016
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Sociology Lounge, Room 6112

12/6: Book Event: The Civil War in the United States; Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels December 6, 2016 6 -8 pm Sociology Lounge, Room 6112 Andrew Zimmerman will discuss his new edition of the writings of Marx and Engels on the American Civil War, emphasizing the importance of these writings for thinking about race, class, and […]

DAVID HARVEY LECTURE SERIES (updated dates and locations): MARX AND CAPITAL: THE CONCEPT, THE BOOK, THE HISTORY

DAVID HARVEY LECTURE SERIES (updated dates and locations): MARX AND CAPITAL: THE CONCEPT, THE BOOK, THE HISTORY

12/05/2016
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Room 9204

MARX AND CAPITAL: THE CONCEPT, THE BOOK, THE HISTORY A SERIES OF 6 MONDAY EVENING LECTURES IN POLITICAL ECONOMY BY DAVID HARVEY 6:30-8:30 PM DECEMBER 5: BAD INFINITY AND THE MADNESS OF ECONOMIC REASON (rooms 9204/9205/9206/9207 -capacity 160) 365 5th Avenue, NY, NY 10016 ****Due to overwhelming interest, some locations and dates of these events […]

What now? The roots of the present economic crisis and the way forward: a discussion with David Harvey and Robert Brenner

What now? The roots of the present economic crisis and the way forward: a discussion with David Harvey and Robert Brenner

12/01/2016
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Elebash Recital Hall

The Center for Place, Culture and Politics, the Advanced Research Collaborative and the Center for the Humanities present: What now? The roots of the present economic crisis and the way forward: a discussion with David Harvey and Robert Brenner Elebash Recital Hall Thursday December 1 7.00 pm – 9.00 pm   livestreamed here: http://videostreaming.gc.cuny.edu/videos/   […]

11/30: Where do we go from here? Racism, Populism, Fascism and the Future of the Hard Right after the 2016 Election: A Panel Discussion with Abby Scher, Sophie Bjork James, Spencer Sunshine, and Chip Berlet

11/30: Where do we go from here? Racism, Populism, Fascism and the Future of the Hard Right after the 2016 Election: A Panel Discussion with Abby Scher, Sophie Bjork James, Spencer Sunshine, and Chip Berlet

11/30/2016
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Sociology Lounge, Room 6112

November 30, 2016 6:30 -8:30 pm Sociology Lounge – 6112 The white supremacist movement and self-described Alt-Right used the Trump presidential campaign to amplify its message and swell its ranks. Neo-Nazis, white nationalists, and militia leaders are celebrating the Trump presidential win as a victory of their own. A panel of experts on right-wing media and […]

11/17: The Tale of Tadmetla: Extracts from The Burning Forest

11/17: The Tale of Tadmetla: Extracts from The Burning Forest

11/17/2016
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Skylight Conference Room, 9th Floor

11/17: The Tale of Tadmetla: Extracts from The Burning Forest November 17, 2016 6:30-8:30 pm Skylight Room Nandini Sundar will draw on The Burning Forest to comment on a recent spate of attacks on Adivasi villages by vigilante forces in Bastar. In her new book The Burning Forest: India’s War in Bastar (Juggernaut, 2016), Sundar […]

11/16: Film Screening: Où est la démocratie? Where is democracy?

11/16: Film Screening: Où est la démocratie? Where is democracy?

11/16/2016
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Martin E. Segal Theatre

11/16: Film Screening: Où est la démocratie? Where is democracy? November 16, 2016 6:30-8 pm Martin E. Segal Theatre Co-producers and directors Marisa Holmes and Bruno Giuliani will be present for a discussion following the screening. In France a crisis of liberal democracy has been happening, revealing the violence of the state underneath. In February this […]

11/9: Words and Things: Raymond Williams, Late Capitalism, and Keywords for Radicals

11/9: Words and Things: Raymond Williams, Late Capitalism, and Keywords for Radicals

11/09/2016
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Room 6112

11/9:  Words and Things: Raymond Williams, Late Capitalism, and Keywords for Radicals November 9, 2016 6:30 – 8:30 pm Sociology Lounge, Room 6112 The Center for Place, Culture and Politics, in Conversation with AK Thompson In Keywords: A Vocabulary of Culture and Society (1976), pioneering cultural materialist Raymond Williams devised a method for revealing how language not only […]

11/1: In Defense of Housing: A book launch and political discussion

11/1: In Defense of Housing: A book launch and political discussion

11/01/2016
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Room 6112

11/1: In Defense of Housing: A book Launch and Political Discussion November 1, 2016 6:30-8 pm Room 6112 *this space seats 60 people. Guests will be allowed entry on a first come, first served basis. Introduced by Gregory Baggett, presentations by authors Peter Marcuse and David Madden, comments by David Harvey and Hilary Botein. Moderated by Sam […]

OCT 28/29: THIRD ANNUAL PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGION IN AFRICANA TRADITIONS CONFERENCE

OCT 28/29: THIRD ANNUAL PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGION IN AFRICANA TRADITIONS CONFERENCE

10/28/2016 - 10/29/2016
9:00 am - 6:00 pm

OCT 28/29: THIRD ANNUAL PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGION IN AFRICANA TRADITIONS CONFERENCE: RACE, RECONSTRUCTION, AND REPARATIONS Friday, October 28, 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM Center for Place, Culture and Politics The Graduate Center of The City University of New York Rooms C201/C202 365 Fifth Avenue New York, New York To watch the livestream of Friday’s segment, go […]

10/27: “Beyond the Square” and “Zoned Out!”: New books on urban politics from Urban Research press

10/27: “Beyond the Square” and “Zoned Out!”: New books on urban politics from Urban Research press

10/27/2016
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
4102

  October 27, 2016 5:30 – 7:00 pm Science Center, Room 4102 Speakers: Tom Angotti (Hunter College, Urban Policy and Planning), Sylvia Morse (urban planner), Deen Sharp (doctoral candidate, EES) & Claire Panetta (doctoral candidate, Anthropology), Moderated by Samuel Stein (graduate student, EES) Books: Zoned Out! Race, Displacement and City Planning in New York City […]

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