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Global South Center: Last Events of the Academic Year

SONYA ATALAY APRIL 4, 5-7pm, Alumni Reading Room, Pratt Institute Library Sonya Atalay will give a talk: Braiding Strands Of Wellbeing: Reclaiming, Healing, & Sending Knowledge Into The Future. Dr. Atalay is Associate Professor of Anthropology at UMass, Amherst. Her work is in the area of engaged (public) anthropology,

This Week in Cinema Tropical

This Wednesday, the Film Society of Lincoln Center and The Museum of Modern Art open their prestigious showcase of films by emerging filmmakers from around the world. This year’s New Directors/New Films will be screening a handful of shorts and feature films from Brazil, Argentina, Colombia, and Mexico as part of their

Special Screening of Dominican Film NOELÍ OVERSEAS by Laura Amelia Guzmán and Israel Cárdenas, Thursday, March 14 at Anthology Film Archives

Cinema Tropical (https://www.cinematropical.com/) is hosting a special screening of Laura Amelia Guzmán and Israel Cárdenas’ new film NOELÍ OVERSEAS on Thursday, March 14 at Anthology Film Archives. The screening is presented as part of our ongoing series ‘If You Can Screen It There: Premiering Contemporary Latin American Cinema.’  Protagonist Yanet Mojica, a young

The Center for the Humanities’ March Events

March Events This March, join the Center for the Humanities for these timely public events and collaborations: a conference dedicated to Black Women Philosophers and their research across a wide variety of philosophical topics; a new seminar series exploring objects as a route to knowledge; an exhibition reception in the

MADNews March 2019

sterling ruby: ceramics Experience Sterling Ruby: Ceramics before it closes on Sunday, March 17 with Jeff Fleming, the curator of the exhibition. On Saturday, March 9 from 2 to 3 pm, Fleming will discuss Ruby’s interdisciplinary approach to ceramics and clay (the artist’s “monumental material”) and welcome

This Week with Cinema Tropical

Please note:  Our Indocumentales screening of The Unafraid– scheduled for this evening at NYU’s King Juan Carlos I Center – has been postponed due to New York University’s weather-related closure. We apologize for the inconvenience and hope to see you at the re-scheduled program. Stay tuned! Mark your calendars for Latin American film events

Mechademia 2019 CFP

  MECHADEMIA INTERNATIONAL ON ASIAN POPULAR CULTURES CONFERENCE 2019 “QUEER(ING)” September 27-29, 2019 Friday, September 27, 7:00pm: Nagaike Kazumi, PhD.  Keynote Speaker Oita University, Japan  “A Cross-Cultural Analysis of Men’s Desires to “Become” Fudanshi: On the Psychology, Physicality, and Communication Strategies of Male Fans of BL

CreativeMornings at Parsons School of Design Featuring Scott Harrison

DATE: Friday, March 1, 2019 TIME: 8:30 AM – 10:00 AM LOCATION: Tishman IMAGE: Attached REG LINK: https://creativemorningshq.typeform.com/to/wbkqj7 DEADLINE TO REGISTER: February 27 Parsons School of Design partners with CreativeMornings for an exciting talk with Scott Harrison is the Founder and CEO of charity:water and author of the New York Times Bestselling book Thirst. Scott

GSC Event: Letters from The Utopian Margins: The Hawthorne Archive, by Professor Avery Gordon Wed, Feb 27 12:30PM @ Alumni Reading Room, Pratt Institute

Avery Gordon will give a talk entitled “Letters from The Utopian Margins: The Hawthorne Archive”.The Hawthorne Archive represents voices from the utopian margins, where fact, fiction, theory, and image converge. It is a fugitive space for the development of a political consciousness of being, indifferent to

Lauren Belfer, Documentary Studies ’10 finished her first documentary, Wrestle

LAUREN BELFER, Documentary Studies ’10 finished her first feature documentary, Wrestle.  Directed by SUZANNAH HERBERT and Co-Directed by LAUREN BELFER  Produced by LAUREN BELFER, STEVEN KLEIN, SETH GORDON, MARY ROHLICH, and SUZANNAH HERBERT  Hoop Dreams goes to the mat in this intimate, coming-of-age documentary about four members of a high-school wrestling team at

Warrior Women Screening – Wed. 2/20 at 6PM

Join NYWIFT and Vision Maker Media for a screening and reception for the upcoming documentary Warrior Women by Christina D. King and Elizabeth A. Castle. The directors and special guests Madonna Thunder Hawk and Marcella Gilbert will join the post-screening conversation moderated by NYWIFT board member Yvonne Russo. Warrior Women Christina D. King (Director/Producer) Elizabeth A. Castle (Director/Producer) 67