Come to experience a Unique VR Theatre Performance at our Film Festival next week.
G.E.N is a story about an alternative community whose members contest realit...y so as to use provocations to change the system based on fear, manipulation and enslavement of individuals. While attempting to destabilize the system, they destroy their own community. Is it possible to log out from a reality that does not work?
FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
3/1, 3/2 and 3/3 from 2pm to 8 pm.
See G.E.N Trailer here: http://thesegalcenter.org/event/grzegorz-jarzyna-g-e-n/
The Thought Project: An interview with Graduate Center Professor Linda Martin Alcoff, philosopher and activist. http://bit.ly/2op8zql🎙️
GC professor and venom scientist Manë Holford is co-chairing a Gordon Research Conference on Venom Evolution, Function and Applications. Can venom biology enhance treatments for neurological disorders and other diseases? Is venom research poised for a major breakthrough in the biomedical sciences? Read the cover story in Science Magazine.
"Numerous studies conclude that you matter to your dog, and your dog probably confirms this on a daily basis," says Julie Hecht, Graduate Center Ph.D. student. But is there more to this story?
Check out Hecht's blog in Scientific American.
MoMA The Museum of Modern Art is diving back into fashion with its exhibition, Items: Is Fashion Modern? The museum’s first fashion show in more than 70 years has drawn glowing press and big crowds, much to the joy of Graduate Center Ph.D. candidate Michelle Millar Fisher (Art History), who co-curated it.
Congratulations to Dr. Kristina Huang for a successful defense of The Social Life of Black Thought in the Long Eighteenth Century. Supervisor Robert Reid-Pharr, committee Herman Bennett and Siraj Ahmed.
Announcing the Spring 2018 season of public programs! View the full schedule & reserve now at: http://bit.ly/GCSpring2018
Featuring: Kathleen Hays of Bloomberg ...and GC Distinguished Professor Paul Krugman in a timely discussion on tax reform; award-winning poets Gregory Pardlo and Vievee Francis in a reading and conversation on race and labor; Jennifer Steinhauer of The New York Times discussing the new book The Gourmands’ Way; Betsayda Machado (“The Voice of Venezuela”) in our Live@365 concert series; and many others.
Events fill up fast — register today! Most programs are free & reservations are required at http://bit.ly/GCSpring2018.