Public Engagement


Thursday, March 13

Social Change Thursdays
10:00 am

Lang students, faculty, and staff are welcome to join in a conversation about social justice issues at this community building event. Pop in to say a quick...

Students Faculty Staff

Design and Disaster: Kon Wajiro's Modernologio
12:00 pm

A lecture by architect, author and Kon Wajiro scholar, Izumi Kuroishi entitled: "Kon Wajiro's Modernologio: Imaging Space through Objects in Japanese...

Intimate Science
12:00 pm

Opening reception: Thursday, February 6, 6:30-8:30 p.m. with a curator's talk by Andrea Grover at 5:30 p.m. in the gallery. The most recent manifestation of...

Making Activist Cabaret: Selections from Les Demimondes
12:00 pm

Toronto-based Alexandra Tigchelaar has been working as a cabaret performer, curator and producer for 20 years. As a writer, actor, burlesque performer...

"The Nocturnals" Lecture Series
1:00 pm

Organized by Niki Kriese at the Parsons’ School of Art and Design History and Theory, this lecture series features Parsons staff-members who are creative...

Arab Feminist Anti-imperialism: From San Francisco to Cairo
6:00 pm

The Gender Studies Speakers Series Presents: Nadine Naber who will be joining the Gender Studies Program to discuss her work around Arab Feminism. Nadine...

GFPJ Roundtable "Discussion of Stay Illusion! The Hamlet Doctrine."
6:00 pm

The Graduate Faculty Philosophy Journal Roundtable presents a talk entitled "Discussion of Stay Illusion! The Hamlet Doctrine" with speakers Judith Butler,...

GIF, JIF, GFY and other Jifpegs The future of the Animated GIF  & how to stop it
6:00 pm

Animated GIFs of the 1990s were rarely perfect. They either moved too fast or too slow, “jumped” at junctions, or contained forgotten pixels. Yet no matter...

Students General Public

Lecture by Izumi Kuroishi
6:00 pm

Izumi Kuroishi will deliver a talk entitled: “Kon Wajiro's Modernologio: Imaging Space through Objects in Japanese Houses,” which will explore how Japanese...

National Book Critics Circle Awards Ceremony
6:00 pm

Every year, the National Book Critics Circle presents awards for the finest books published in English in the categories of: Fiction, General Nonfiction,...

The Milano School host a screening of Miss Representation
6:00 pm

In honor of Women's History Month, the Milano School is hosting a screening of Miss Representation. About the film: Like drawing back a curtain to let...

Cities & Citizenship
7:00 pm

A series of public events that explore the intersection between design and the social sciences by reflecting on the concepts of “city” and “citizen” in...

New Voices Playwrights Festival: The Ladder by Matthew Herzfeld
7:00 pm

The Ladder by Matthew Herzfeld, directed by Paul Takacs (’11). "Hello, my name is Jill and I'm calling today from Tate University to ask for your help in...

Faculty Recital - Hugo Goldenzweig, piano
8:00 pm

This faculty recital is a presentation by Hugo Goldenzweig, showcasing the artistry of an internationally acclaimed performer and distinguished faculty...

New Voices Playwrights Festival: Standard Aptitude by Sam Byron
9:30 pm

Standard Aptitude by Sam Byron, directed by Suzanne Karpinski. Four years after he was caught and publically ostracized for taking the SATs for other...

Thursday, March 13