Public Engagement


Featured Events

Who is Dayani Cristal?: Film Screening & Discussion
Wednesday, March 27, 2019 6:30 pm

This screening is part of the Spring Performance in Motion Film Series. The film follows the search for the identity of a Latin American migrant who died...

Made in Mexico Film Premiere
Thursday, March 28, 2019

Join Remake’s Founder, Ayesha Barenblat, as she shares Made In Mexico, Remake’s newest film short featuring fashion activist Amanda Hearst and students from...

GIDEST Seminar with Patricia J. Williams - On Seeing Like a Lawyer: Visual Literacy vs. Black Letter Law.
Friday, March 29, 2019 12:00 pm

From Wittgenstein to Foucault to iPhones, the studied confluence of the verbal and visual deeply inflect representational ethics. For lawyers, the printed...

General Public

STEM, Humanities, and Social Justice: SENCER Center for Innovation Regional Meeting
Friday, April 5, 2019 9:00 am

Please join the Department of Natural Sciences and Mathematics at the SENCER (Science Education for New Civic Engagements and Responsibilities) Center for...

GIDEST Seminar with Terike Haapoja - Freedom for Every Body—Intersectional Approaches to Animality and Ecology
Friday, April 5, 2019 12:00 pm

Terike Haapoja is a visual artist based in New York. Haapoja’s large scale installation work, writing and political projects investigate the mechanics of...

General Public

Cave Canem: New Works
Tuesday, April 9, 2019 6:30 pm

Poetry readings by Mitchell L.H. Douglas, Alison C. Rollins, Amber Flora Thomas. Mitchell L.H. Douglas is the author of dying in the scarecrow’s arms...

GIDEST Seminar with Nitin Sawhney
Friday, April 12, 2019 12:00 pm

Nitin Sawhney presents "Contestational Design: How Agonism Transforms Participatory Design." Participatory design for some often implies common purpose,...

General Public

Tim Maughan's Infinite Detail Book Launch with McKenzie Wark
Wednesday, April 17, 2019 6:30 pm

Tim Maughan returns to New York City to launch his debut novel Infinite Detail in a live discussion moderated by McKenzie Wark. Infinite Detail presents a...

Henry Cohen Lecture | Restore and Repair: A New Social Contract to Decolonize Our Institutions
Thursday, April 18, 2019 6:00 pm

How do we tackle the devastating harms of criminalization imposed on communities of color that continue, among other things, to prevent us from creating an...

Mobilizing Without the Masses: Control and Contention in China
Thursday, April 18, 2019 6:00 pm

When advocacy organizations are forbidden from rallying people to take to the streets, what do they do? When activists are detained for coordinating...