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Pioneering Interactive Filmmaker to Join The New School as Dorothy H. Hirshon Director-in-Residence

Groundbreaking interactive filmmaker Toni Dove will share her creative insights and cinema expertise with students, faculty and the public as the 2014 Dorothy H. Hirshon Director-in-Residence in the School of Media Studies at The New School.

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The Sheila C. Johnson Design Center at Parsons 
Announces Fall Season

Launching with a participatory architectural installation exploring the ways design can be used to foster dialogue in contested public spaces—specifically, the last remaining abortion clinic in Mississippi—the season continues with work by Parsons alumni, an exhibition that critically re-interprets the work of queer artists in The New School collection, and images of a post-industrial boom […]

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Naomi Klein to Speak on Climate Change, New Book at The New School

On the eve of the People’s Climate March, journalist and best-selling author Naomi Klein will present her first book in seven years, This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. The Climate at The New School, the first stop on a national tour. 

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Emerging and Top International Artists to Convene at Annual “Days of Art and Ideas”

  Non-profit producing organization MAPP International Productions joins Eugene Lang College The New School for Liberal Arts to present the latest installment of Days of Art and Ideas, a weekend-long festival celebrating art and civic engagement. Conceived by Harlem-born artist, activist, academic, and long-time MAPP International-collaborator Sekou Sundiata (1948-2007), the festival examines the roles that art […]

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‘EarlyLearn’ Education Effort Falling Short of Lofty Goals, Finds Center for NYC Affairs Report

An ambitious initiative to improve subsidized early childhood education and expand licensed care of toddlers in low-income, working families has produced, at best, mixed results, a report released today by the Center for New York City Affairs at The New School finds.

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School of Media Studies awarded NEH Grant for “AIDS Quilt Touch”

The School of Media Studies at The New School is pleased to announce that it was one of seven recipients recently awarded a Digital Humanities Implementation Grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities for the project, “AIDS Quilt Touch: Empowering Communities to Share and Preserve Cultural Heritage through Digital Storytelling.”

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The New School Mourns the Passing of Elaine Stritch

The New School mourns the death of the phenomenal Broadway actress and singer Elaine Stritch, who attended The New School’s Erwin Piscator’s Dramatic Workshop in 1944. 

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Top International Guitarists to Perform and Teach at 14th Annual New York Guitar Festival

June 17, 2014 - Mannes College The New School for Music will host the 14th annual New York Guitar Seminar at Mannes, featuring the world’s leading classical guitar soloists and ensembles. The theme this year is “Masters from the Academy.”

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Kelli O’Hara and Steven Pasquale in Conversation with the New York Performance Community

This Thursday, The New School for Drama, SAG Foundation, and BroadwayWorld.com  will present a 90-minute career Conversations with Kelli O’Hara and Steven Pasquale, starring together in Broadway’s The Bridges of Madison County. 

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Indigenous New Media Symposium

The Indigenous New Media Symposium aims to bring together Native American and First Nation media makers and creative activists to discuss how new media platforms are being used in the indigenous community to educate, organize, entertain, and advocate. 

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