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International and Global Events

May 2016

Monday, May 2, 2016

New Opportunities in New Media

New Opportunities in New Media 6:00 pm

Join the Milano School of International Affairs, Management, and Urban Policy in exploring the ever-changing media landscape. Topics range from international...

Wollman Hall, Eugene Lang College  

General Public

The 50th Anniversary of The Cultural Revolution in China

The 50th Anniversary of The Cultural Revolution... 6:00 pm

The 50th Anniversary of The Cultural Revolution in China: Public Voices 9 The New School's University in Exile Scholar, Professor Xu Youyu, discusses the...

Theresa Lang Community and Student Center, Arnhold Hall, 202  

General Public

Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Australian Documentary Screening / Q&A with Director and Producer: "Gayby Baby"

Australian Documentary Screening / Q&A with... 6:30 pm

Parsons Fine Arts, Australians in Film (AFI) and the Australian Consulate present a free screening of Gayby Baby, an award-winning Australian documentary...

Theresa Lang Community and Student Center, Arnhold Hall  

General Public

Thursday, May 5, 2016

Two Countries: Many Relationships; India and China

Two Countries: Many Relationships; India and China 5:30 pm

The India China Institute is proud to host Madame Nirupama Rao for a talk exploring the trajectory of relations between these two Asian giants, so near and...

Orozco Room, Alvin Johnson/J.M. Kaplan Hall  

General Public

Friday, May 6, 2016

Zolberg Institute Presents "Queering Immigration Conference #3"

Zolberg Institute Presents "Queering... 9:00 am

This three-day event is organized by The Queer Detainee Empowerment Project (QDEP) in partnership with the Zolberg Institute on Migration and Mobility...

Room UL104, University Center  

General Public

Nepal: A Year After The Earthquake

Nepal: A Year After The Earthquake 6:00 pm

A DISCUSSION ON INTERNATIONAL CRISIS GROUP'S REPORT The International Crisis Group, in partnership with India China Institute (ICI), will present its latest...

Orozco Room, Alvin Johnson/J.M. Kaplan Hall  

General Public

Saturday, May 7, 2016

Zolberg Institute Presents "Queering Immigration Conference #3"

Zolberg Institute Presents "Queering... 9:00 am

This three-day event is organized by The Queer Detainee Empowerment Project (QDEP) in partnership with the Zolberg Institute on Migration and Mobility...

Room UL104, University Center  

General Public

Sunday, May 8, 2016

Zolberg Institute Presents "Queering Immigration Conference #3"

Zolberg Institute Presents "Queering... 9:00 am

This three-day event is organized by The Queer Detainee Empowerment Project (QDEP) in partnership with the Zolberg Institute on Migration and Mobility...

Room UL104, University Center  

General Public

Monday, May 9, 2016

Assessing China's Future

Assessing China's Future 6:00 pm

Join the India China Institute for a discussion, and book release, on what the future holds for China with David Shambaugh. Book Description China's future...

Theresa Lang Community and Student Center, Arnhold Hall  

General Public

NSSR Sociology Lecture Series: Nadia Marzouki

NSSR Sociology Lecture Series: Nadia Marzouki 6:00 pm

Our final speaker of the year is Nadia Marzouki, with her talk entitled, "Offending Liberties, American Controversies about Islam." The talk will examine...

Wolff Conference Room, Albert and Vera List Academic Center, 1103  

General Public

New Forms in a New Era of Capitalism: Luc Boltanski and Arnaud Esquerre, with a response by Nancy Fraser

New Forms in a New Era of Capitalism: Luc... 6:00 pm

Join the Heilbroner Center for Capitalism Studies for a discussion of "New Forms in a New Era of Capitalism" by Luc Boltanski and Arnaud Esquerre, with a...

Room G529, 80 Fifth Avenue  

General Public

Tuesday, May 10, 2016

Economics Department Seminar: Prof Willi Semmler & Alexander Haider

Economics Department Seminar: Prof Willi... 4:00 pm

Professor Willi Semmler, Arnhold Professor of International Cooperation and Development, and Economics PhD candidate Alex Haider will give a joint talk...

Room D1009, Albert and Vera List Academic Center  

General Public

Fashion and Diversity Series: Fashion and Women in Tech

Fashion and Diversity Series: Fashion and Women... 6:00 pm

Join Liz Bacelar, Madison Maxey, Birce Ozkan and a representative from XRC Labs for a conversation on the importance of women in technology. Each panelist...

The Auditorium, Alvin Johnson/J.M. Kaplan Hall  

General Public

Shifting Social Contracts: Rainmaking, Happiness, and the Problem of Self-Devouring Growth

Shifting Social Contracts: Rainmaking,... 6:00 pm

This talk examines technologies of public health and the aesthetics of happiness in Botswana, where there is an ongoing crisis of water. Taking rainmaking...

Klein Conference Room, Room A510, Alvin Johnson/J.M. Kaplan Hall  

General Public

Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Hollywood and the New Cold War: 25 Years Then and Now Symposium

Hollywood and the New Cold War: 25 Years Then... 6:00 pm

“Belief in the inevitability of conflict can become one of its main causes.” Donald Rumsfeld. In the 2016 Spring semester, to mark the 25th anniversary of...

Locations vary: please click on the individual links in the event description for more details.  

General Public

Sunday, May 15, 2016

Mami's How to Be a Latina - Nathalie Moreno's Senior Thesis Showing

Mami's How to Be a Latina - Nathalie Moreno's... 7:00 pm

Mami's How to Be a Latina is a performance by Nathalie Moreno. Mami is a Cuban-American mom and lifestyle blogger from Miami who wants to advise women on the...

Rabbithole  

General Public

Monday, May 16, 2016

The People Speak: Ireland

The People Speak: Ireland 7:00 pm

This event will also be livestreamed here. The People Speak: Ireland will bring to life, through words and song, the dramatic history of political struggle...

The Auditorium, Alvin Johnson/J.M. Kaplan Hall  

General Public

Monday, May 23, 2016

The Jewish Experience During the Last Military Dictatorship 1976-1983

The Jewish Experience During the Last Military... 2:00 pm

The Historical Studies Department presents "The Jewish Experience During the Last Military Dictatorship 1976-1983", a talk delivered by Professor Emmanuel...

Room G529, 80 Fifth Avenue, 529  

Students Faculty Staff

The Time is Now: Reporting on Climate Change in Immigrant Communities

The Time is Now: Reporting on Climate Change in... 3:00 pm

The change is visible. 2015 was the hottest summer ever recorded in New York City. Heat waves and extreme precipitation are expected to continue and worsen...

Wollman Hall, Eugene Lang College  

General Public

Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Latin America-United States Dialogue of Knowledge. International Symposium CLACSO-OLA @ The New School

Latin America-United States Dialogue of... 9:00 am

This two-day symposium proposes a space to discuss and create forms of articulations between Latin America and the United States. Researchers and research...

Theresa Lang Community and Student Center, Arnhold Hall  

General Public

Thursday, May 26, 2016

Latin America-United States Dialogue of Knowledge. International Symposium CLACSO-OLA @ The New School

Latin America-United States Dialogue of... 9:00 am

This two-day symposium proposes a space to discuss and create forms of articulations between Latin America and the United States. Researchers and research...

Theresa Lang Community and Student Center, Arnhold Hall  

General Public

Argentina & Chile: Ordinary Life, Dictatorship & Human Rights

Argentina & Chile: Ordinary Life,... 10:00 am

The Historical Studies Department presents a two-session workshop exploring political and social aspects of life in Argentina and Chile, featuring the work...

Room G529, 80 Fifth Avenue, 529  

Students Faculty Staff

Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Rio 2016 Olympics & Brazil’s Collapsing Political System

Rio 2016 Olympics & Brazil’s Collapsing... 7:00 pm

Creative Publishing & Critical Journalism at the New School for Social Research presents "The 2016 Rio Olympics & Brazil’s Collapsing Political System". An...

Starr Foundation Hall, University Center  

General Public

May 2016