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John Torpey, executive officer of sociology and professor
of sociology and history, has been named the new director
of the Ralph Bunche Institute for International Studies.
The Graduate Center will host a film screening and panel discussion for Red Metal, a film that features Distinguished Professor Joshua Freeman (History). Freeman helps trace the historic labor strikes of 1913 that devastated Michigan's Copper Country and the American labor movement to this day.
Jay Golan named the Graduate Center’s Vice President for Institutional Advancement and Executive Director of the Graduate Center Foundation.
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9/27/2013 | 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
This talk explores how non-Muslims in Istanbul and Alexandria experienced uncertainties during the unfolding of national projects in Turkey and Egypt, from the early 1920s until the 1970s. Read more
9/27/2013 | 4:15 PM to 6:00 PM
The PhD Program in Anthropology at the Graduate Center invites you to attend our first colloquium of the fall semester given by J. Martin Daughtry, titled "The Omnidirectionality of Sound and Violence." This event is free, but identification is required to enter the Graduate Center. Read more
9/27/2013 | 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
To celebrate the publication of the Handbook of Contemporary Cuba: Economy, Politics, Civil Society, and Globalization (Paradigm Press, 2013), this panel features updates on four of the essays included in this handbook. Read more
9/27/2013 | 3:30 PM to 7:30 PM
What does it mean to translate, be translated (or not), read a translation, be read in translation?
This symposium convenes two panels that will ponder the dense literary, political and cultural questions that the reinvention of texts through the medium of a new language entrains.
9/27/2013 | 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
What are the new scenes or spaces of critical invention? What different faces might critique have?
Preregistration encouraged. Read more