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Crowds, Mobs, Masses and Publics Thinking our populist moment

Crowds, Mobs, Masses and Publics Thinking our populist moment Keynote Speaker: Mabel Berezin, Cornell University Continuity and Contingency: Thinking Sociologically about Right Wing Politics in Europe and Beyond Opening Speaker: Jürgen Mackert, Potsdam University “We, the People”–Populism and Modern Democracy From Brexit to Trump, from

KATRA Film Series on the Bowery

NYC’s Premier International Film Fest Returns in 1 week! Next Saturday, April 8th at the world famous KATRA on the Bowery! With 6 World Premieres, 1 NYC Premiere, including Emmy-Award Winning Producers, Cannes Alums, and FREE BEER! Tickets are selling out fast. TNS students can apply

Bosnian-Herzegovinian Film Festival (BHFF)

Please join the Bosnian-Herzegovinian Film Festival (BHFF) for the 14th annual event, April 12-15, in NYC! In addition to a slate of outstanding films, they have special panels and filmmaker Q&A’s every night. Come out, meet the filmmakers, and add your voice to the conversation! BHFF is

NOVA: Holocaust Escape Tunnel Free Screening

Advance Preview Screening Sunday, April 2, 2 P.M. NOVA: Holocaust Escape Tunnel (2017, 53 mins, Blu-Ray, English) With archeologist and author Dr. Richard Freund and Paula S. Apsell, Senior Executive Producer NOVA As the Soviet army inched closer to taking Lithuania in 1943, 80 Jewish

Breaking the “Internet Bubble” at ICP

Breaking the “Internet Bubble” Wednesday, April 5 | 6:30 PM | ICP School A panel discussion on the effects of the “Internet bubble” – how and why we tend to both consume and share media that confirms our pre-existing biases Link: https://www.icp.org/events/breaking-the-internet-bubble In the months following the 2016 election,

TNS International Affairs Free Workshop Series

The SGPIA office is putting together a number of events in the next few weeks; check them out below and as always don’t hesitate to reach out if there are any events you’d like to put together or if you have any questions on any of the

Calling all student scholars of art!

Calling all student scholars of art! Please join us this spring and present your student work that investigates aspects of art and human sociality at “The Social Significance of Art – A Multidisciplinary Postgraduate Conference” What: Exploring the potential of art and aesthetics to impact

ANNUAL SOCIOLOGY STUDENT CONFERENCE

ANNUAL SOCIOLOGY STUDENT CONFERENCE The New School for Social Research SATURDAY, APRIL 8, 10am-8pm Crowds, Mobs, Masses and Publics Thinking our populist moment Keynote Speaker: Mabel Berezin, Cornell University Continuity and Contingency: Thinking Sociologically about Right Wing Politics in Europe and Beyond Opening Speaker: Jürgen

GLOBAL URBAN STUDIO: RIO INTENSIVE

GLOBAL URBAN STUDIO: RIO INTENSIVE Instructor: Jilly Traganou PSDS 5512 CRN 6750 The aim of this class is to understand how mega event planning inscribes new power relationships on an urban environment, creating a “state of emergency” characterized by authoritarianism and disregard for civic and

Latin American Cinema: The State of the Art at MoMA

Latin American Cinema: The State of the Art March 30 – April 9 at The Museum of Modern Art   This series features a selection of new films from Latin American countries, including Argentina, Chile, Ecuador, Perú, and Venezuela, that were supported by the intergovernmental organization Ibermedia,

Doc Talk with film editor Jonathan Oppenheim

WHAT WE TALK ABOUT WHEN WE TALK ABOUT EDITING Doc Talk Screening + Q&A, Apr 3rd, 1pm Film editor Jonathan Oppenheim presents        Paris is Burning, 1990, 78 min   Monday, April 3rd, at 1 PM, Kellen Auditorium, Ground Floor, 66 Fifth Avenue   Renowned

Seeing is Deceiving

In an era increasingly defined by the ubiquity of visual information—from the billions of photos posted each day on social media to ever more omniscient techniques for surveilling bodies and crowds—vision is no longer merely a human ability, but a set of practices employed by

Music + Film: Brazil at Symphony Space

APRIL 4 – 11, AT SYMPHONY SPACE Cinema Tropical’s popular film series Music+Film: Brazil is back, celebrating one of the world’s most vibrant musical cultures. Programmed by Mary Jane Marcasiano. All screenings at LEONARD NIMOY THALIA AT SYMPHONY SPACE 2357 Broadway at 96th Street, New

Orfeo Negro (Black Orpheus) Screening – NEW DATE

The Engage Media Lab is hosting a screening of Orfeo Negro Friday, March 31, for their Brazilian Film Screening Series.  Friday, March 31, at 6:30pm in Room 050 underneath the Lang Café Black Orpheus, 1959, dir. by Marcel Camus A retelling of the Greek myth of Orpheus and Eurydice set during carnival

March Madness 2017

March Madness 2017 The 2017 Men’s NCAA March Madness Tournament Bracket match-ups will be announced on Sunday, March 12 between 5:30–7:30 p.m. Be a part of the action. Enter for your chance to win $50 and the title of March Madness Champion!!!  Zero college basketball knowledge required. Simply pick

Sat 3/11 | Indoor Rock Climbing at Brooklyn Boulders (7pm)

Sat 3/11 | Indoor Rock Climbing at Brooklyn Boulders (7pm) – Register Here Price (regularly $39): $10 TNS students $28 Faculty, Staff, Alumni, and Guests Includes: admission, gear rentals (shoes, harness, chalk), and belay assistance from the recreation staff. Join us for an evening of rock climbing with friends

Orfeo Negro (Black Orpheus) Screening

The Engage Media Lab is hosting a screening of Orfeo Negro this Friday for their Brazilian Film Screening Series.  Friday evening, 3/10 at 6:30pm in Room 050 underneath the Lang Café. Join EML Black Orpheus, 1959, dir. by Marcel Camus A retelling of the Greek myth of Orpheus and Eurydice set during carnival

Sustainability at The New School Student Open House

Student Open House Thursday, March 9, 2017 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM University Center, Room L105 Mark your calendars! All New School students are invited to this focus group on campus sustainability. Join Molly Johnson, University Sustainability Associate at the Tishman Environment and Design Center,

BLOOMBERG INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY SUMMIT

Sunday, March 12, 2017 9:00 am to  12:00 pm The Metropolitan Museum of Art 1000 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY In recognition of International Women’s Day, the Center for Communication is teaming up with Bloomberg Startup, the Bloomberg Women’s Community, and the Metropolitan Museum of

MUSIC + TECH: GETTING THE MUSIC HEARD

Wednesday, March 8, 2017, 6:30 to 8:00 pm The New School Theresa Lang Center, 55 West 13th Street, 2nd Floor (between 5th and 6th Avenues) Spotify, SoundCloud, Bandcamp, and Pandora have caused a revolution in music discovery.  Hear from the people who make the noise