Fall 2017 Events
September 15 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Under this title, Dr. Elad Lapidot of Freie Universitat Berlin will introduce his critical reflections on anti-Semitism and, more importantly, on the critique of anti-Semitism (anti-anti-Semitism). His critique is done from the perspective of political epistemology, namely the relation between knowl...
Qissebaazi: A Multilingual Storytelling Performance by Danish Husain
September 18 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
In South Asia, each region of India has its own style and tradition of storytelling in its local languages. Expanding and building on these traditions, Qissebaazi is a multilingual theatrical presentation performed by Danish Husain. On September 18th, 2017, Husain will perform a section of the class...
Religious Populisms, Right and Left, in Europe and the Americas
September 28 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Populism and Religion Pt. I, José Casanova: Religious Populisms, Right and Left, in Europe and the Americas We are witnessing a global emergence of populist movements throughout the world, reacting diversely to discontents connected with ongoing processes of globalization and with the crisis of rep...