Events

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
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 [read more»]

US Friends of the Movement of People Affected by Dams in Brazil

10/03/2016
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Science Center, 4th Floor
US Friends of the Movement of People Affected by Dams in Brazil 10/03/2016 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm Science Center, 4th Floor US Friends of the Movement of People Affected by Dams in Brazil: A story of solidarity and resistance with the people of Mariana Monday, October 3 6-8pm Skylight Room Please join the US friends of [read more»]

9/28: Hard Sell: Work and Resistance in Retail Chains

09/28/2016
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Room 6112
9/28: Hard Sell: Work and Resistance in Retail Chains 09/28/2016 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm Room 6112 Book event: Hard Sell: Work and Resistance in Retail Chains (ILR/Cornell University Press, 2016) by Peter Ikeler
September 28th, 2016 6-9 pm, Sociology Lounge (room 6112) Speakers: Ruth Milkman, Distinguished Professor of Sociology, CUNY Graduate Center Gerald Sider, [read more»]

9/26: Ethnography Inside Out: Activism and Research among Urban Social Movements in the United States by Ahmed Kanna

09/26/2016
2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Room 6107
9/26: Ethnography Inside Out: Activism and Research among Urban Social Movements in the United States by Ahmed Kanna 09/26/2016 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm Room 6107 Ethnography Inside Out: Activism and Research among Urban Social Movements in the United States by Ahmed Kanna September 26th, 2016 14:30-16:30 Room 6107 (space is limited to 20) CUNY Graduate Center 365 [read more»]

9/22: “We Must Divest From Fossil Fuels”

09/22/2016
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Skylight Conference Room, 9th Floor
9/22: “We Must Divest From Fossil Fuels” 09/22/2016 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm Skylight Conference Room, 9th Floor We Must Divest From Fossil Fuels Thursday, September 22 6:30-8:30 pm Skylight Room If we listen to climate scientists like James Hansen, we know that it is imperative that we stop extracting and burning fossil fuels. Yet, as the [read more»]

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

09/19/2016
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Room C201
LECTURE SERIES (updated dates and locations): MARX AND CAPITAL: THE CONCEPT, THE BOOK, THE HISTORY 09/19/2016 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm Room C201 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 September 12, 19, 26 November 21, 28 December 5 [read more»]

CONSCIOUSNESS AND REVOLUTION Conference | Friday May 13th, 2016

05/13/2016
All Day
Elebash Recital Hall
The complex and dynamic relationship between consciousness and revolution is essential to the strategic analysis of the hegemonic forms of politics, economics, thought, and action we are currently caught in. It is also central to the collective imagination and realization of other worlds. This conference reflects on legacies of revolutionary thought and practice and considers how these can be reimagined and reenergized within current contingencies. [read more»]

CONSCIOUSNESS AND REVOLUTION Conference | Friday May 13th, 2016

05/13/2016
All Day
Elebash Recital Hall
The complex and dynamic relationship between consciousness and revolution is essential to the strategic analysis of the hegemonic forms of politics, economics, thought, and action we are currently caught in. It is also central to the collective imagination and realization of other worlds. This conference reflects on legacies of revolutionary thought and practice and considers how these can be reimagined and reenergized within current contingencies. [read more»]