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The New School for Social Research Events

May 2016

Monday, May 2, 2016

Graduate Programs Campus Tour

Graduate Programs Campus Tour 2:00 pm

ON-CAMPUS - GRADUATE Includes a 60-minute campus tour of the Greenwich Village facilities for university graduate programs. This tour is ideal for applicants...

 

Prospective Students

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

Tuesday, May 3, 2016

Economics Department Seminar with Gerald Friedman

Economics Department Seminar with Gerald Friedman 4:00 pm

Gerald Friedman presents: "What would Sanders Do? Or, how a naive college professor stumbled into a professional and media buzzsaw" Gerald Friedman is a...

Room D1009, Albert and Vera List Academic Center  

General Public

Graduate Programs Campus Tour

Graduate Programs Campus Tour 5:00 pm

ON-CAMPUS - GRADUATE Includes a 60-minute campus tour of the Greenwich Village facilities for university graduate programs. This tour is ideal for applicants...

 

Prospective Students

Politics Talk: John R. Wallach on "Democracy and Legitimacy: Popular Justification of States Amid Globalization "       

Politics Talk: John R. Wallach on... 6:00 pm

In this talk, author and theorist John R. Wallach critically analyzes important theoretical analyses of political legitimacy from Weber to Habermas and...

Wolff Conference Room, Albert and Vera List Academic Center  

General Public

Thursday, May 5, 2016

Phenomenology and Vulnerability Conference

Phenomenology and Vulnerability Conference

Presentations will tackle the issue of vulnerability and reassess the ontological framework of philosophical and psychological theories in dialogue with the...

Bob and Sheila Hoerle Lecture Hall, University Center, UL105, UL105  

General Public

Gay American History @ 40 : Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer History : Past, Present, Future

Gay American History @ 40 : Lesbian, Gay,... 8:00 am

OutHistory.org and The New School host the Gay American History@40 Conference on May 4-6, 2016.The conference will take place at John Jay College of Criminal...

Theresa Lang Community and Student Center, Arnhold Hall  

General Public

Graduate Programs Campus Tour

Graduate Programs Campus Tour 5:00 pm

ON-CAMPUS - GRADUATE Includes a 60-minute campus tour of the Greenwich Village facilities for university graduate programs. This tour is ideal for applicants...

 

Prospective Students

Wittgenstein Workshop: Raimond Gaita  "Politics and the Idea of Evil"

Wittgenstein Workshop: Raimond Gaita ... 6:00 pm

Raimond Gaita, Emeritus Professor of Moral Philosophy at King's College London, and a Professorial Fellow in the Melbourne Law School and the Faculty of...

Wolff Conference Room, Albert and Vera List Academic Center  

General Public

Friday, May 6, 2016

Gay American History @ 40 : Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer History : Past, Present, Future

Gay American History @ 40 : Lesbian, Gay,... 8:00 am

OutHistory.org and The New School host the Gay American History@40 Conference on May 4-6, 2016.The conference will take place at John Jay College of Criminal...

Theresa Lang Community and Student Center, Arnhold Hall  

General Public

Phenomenology and Vulnerability Conference

Phenomenology and Vulnerability Conference 9:00 am

Presentations will tackle the issue of vulnerability and reassess the ontological framework of philosophical and psychological theories in dialogue with the...

Bob and Sheila Hoerle Lecture Hall, University Center, UL105, UL105  

General Public

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

Graduate Programs Campus Tour

Graduate Programs Campus Tour 2:00 pm

ON-CAMPUS - GRADUATE Includes a 60-minute campus tour of the Greenwich Village facilities for university graduate programs. This tour is ideal for applicants...

 

Prospective Students

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

Graduate Programs Campus Tour

Graduate Programs Campus Tour 2:00 pm

ON-CAMPUS - GRADUATE Includes a 60-minute campus tour of the Greenwich Village facilities for university graduate programs. This tour is ideal for applicants...

 

Prospective Students

Fossil Capital: The Rise of Steam Power and the Roots of Global Warming

Fossil Capital: The Rise of Steam Power and the... 6:00 pm

Join Creative Publishing and Critical Journalism at the New School for Social Research and Verso Books to celebrate Professor Andreas Malm's groundbreaking...

Lang Cafe, Eugene Lang College  

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

If Otherwise: Pop-up Projects from Utopia

If Otherwise: Pop-up Projects from Utopia 12:00 pm

"Here, it is otherwise." Utopias are upon us in all scales and modes, as imagined futures as well as actualized projects, from intentional communities to...

University Center, 411  

General Public

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

Graduate Programs Campus Tour

Graduate Programs Campus Tour 5:00 pm

ON-CAMPUS - GRADUATE Includes a 60-minute campus tour of the Greenwich Village facilities for university graduate programs. This tour is ideal for applicants...

 

Prospective Students

A Genealogy of Modern Law: Jacopo Martire, Politics & Sociology Talk

A Genealogy of Modern Law: Jacopo Martire,... 6:00 pm

It is a well-known trope that Foucault expelled law from the locus of power and that his theories are, at best, only tangentially relevant for the legal...

Albert and Vera List Academic Center, Sociology Common Area outside room 919A  

General Public

Thursday, May 12, 2016

Graduate Programs Campus Tour

Graduate Programs Campus Tour 5:00 pm

ON-CAMPUS - GRADUATE Includes a 60-minute campus tour of the Greenwich Village facilities for university graduate programs. This tour is ideal for applicants...

 

Prospective Students

Psychedelics and Dying (Psychedelic Education and Continuing Care Monthly Group #6)

Psychedelics and Dying (Psychedelic Education... 7:00 pm

Death isn’t usually a popular topic, but most of us are curious about it and quite a few of us fear it. Recent clinical trials at UCLA, Johns Hopkins...

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

General Public

Friday, May 13, 2016

Jill Gentile: Feminine Law: Freud, Free Speech, and the Voice of Desire

Jill Gentile: Feminine Law: Freud, Free Speech,...

Please save the date for a celebration and discussion of the new book FEMININE LAW: Freud, Free Speech, and the Voice of Desire (Karnac, March 2016) by...

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

General Public

Graduate Programs Campus Tour

Graduate Programs Campus Tour 2:00 pm

ON-CAMPUS - GRADUATE Includes a 60-minute campus tour of the Greenwich Village facilities for university graduate programs. This tour is ideal for applicants...

 

Prospective Students

Saturday, May 14, 2016

Alumni Day 2016

Alumni Day 2016 12:00 pm

The New School is delighted to welcome all graduates back to campus for Alumni Day 2016. Hear about new developments at the university, reconnect with fellow...

University Center  

Alumni

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

Climate Policies After Paris

Climate Policies After Paris 5:00 pm

Representatives from over 155 countries gathered at the United Nations on Earth Day 2016 to sign the historic COP21 climate change agreement negotiated in...

Starr Foundation Hall, University Center  

General Public

Thursday, May 26, 2016

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