02/15: Financial Markets and Land Speculation

02/15/2018
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Martin E. Segal Theatre
Please join the Center for Place, Culture and Politics for Financial Markets and Land Speculation, the public facing event of the 2nd International Seminar “Pension Funds, Financial Markets and Land Speculation”: Financial Markets and Land Speculation  Thursday, February 15  6:30 – 8:30 pm Segal Theater, Ground Floor, CUNY Graduate Center The Seminar is part of an international campaign focusing on the role of the pension [read more»]

02/09 (& 02/28, 03/14, 03/30): CPCP FILM SERIES: “The Militant Image” and the struggles against colonialism

02/09/2018 - 03/30/2018
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Martin E. Segal Theatre
CPCP FILM SERIES “The Militant Image” and the struggles against colonialism  2/9; 2/28; 3/14; and 3/30 6:30-8:30pm SEGAL THEATER “The militant image comprises any form of image or sound – from essay film to fiction feature, from observational documentary to found-footage ciné-pamphlet, from newsreel to agitational reworking of colonial film production – produced in through film-making practices dedicated to the [read more»]

01/09: A Dialogue on White Supremacy with Roxane Dunbar Ortiz and Ramona Africa

01/09/2018
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Elebash Recital Hall
The Center for Place, Culture and Politics and The Campaign to Bring Mumia Home invite you to: A Dialogue on White Supremacy with Roxane Dunbar Ortiz and Ramona Africa Tuesday, January 9th, 2018 6:00-9:00 PM Elebash Recital Hall CUNY Graduate Center 365 5th Ave, NY, NY 10016 A book sale for Prof. Dunbar Ortiz’s new monograph, Loaded: A Disarming History of [read more»]

12/05:”A Conversation about the Cultural Representation of Labor” with Sonali Perera and Peter Hitchcock

12/05/2017
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
The Graduate Center, CUNY
The Center for Place, Culture and Politics and the Postcolonial Studies Group (Graduate Center) present: “A Conversation about the Cultural Representation of Labor” with Sonali Perera, Hunter College, author of No Country: Working-Class Writing in the Age of Globalization (Columbia, 2014) and Peter Hitchcock, GC and Baruch College, author of Labor in Culture; or, Worker of the World(s) (Palgrave, 2017)  Moderated by Shoumik Bhattacharya [read more»]