The New School’s Vera List Center for Art and Politics Present Bookforum at The New School: Getting to Work, Labor Issues in the 21st Century

Bookforum, in conjunction with The New School’s Vera List Center for Art and Politics, will host a panel discussion regarding the American workforce: how it has changed, how work can be fairly rewarded in a post-industrial economy, and the rights of workers. During earlier economic crises, American labor has risen up to fight for reform. […]

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Mannes College The New School for Music Presents the Mannes Orchestra at Alice Tully Hall Conducted by JoAnne Falletta

The Mannes Orchestra with guest conductor JoAnn Falletta, Mannes alumna and music director of the Buffalo Philharmonic and Virginia Symphony, will perform at Alice Tully Hall at Lincoln Center on Wednesday, November 18 at 8:00 p.m. Pianist Jialiang Wu, Mannes student and Concerto Competition winner, will accompany the orchestra to perform Rachmaninoff’s Piano Concerto No. […]

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The Battle for Whiteclay: A Screening and Discussion at The New School with Director Mark Vasina and Film’s Lead Activist Frank Lamere

New School President Bob Kerrey welcomes filmmaker Mark Vasina and Native American activist Frank LaMere, who invite you to a screening and discussion of their documentary, The Battle for Whiteclay. The film provides an in-depth look at a century-old problem: the State of Nebraska’s refusal to halt alcohol sales to the dry Pine Ridge Indian […]

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The New School Presents: The Cuba Wars

With legislation to lift the ban on U.S. travel to Cuba making headway in Congress, The New School is proud to host a conversation with Cuba-U.S. relations expert Daniel P. Erikson, senior associate for U.S. policy and director of Caribbean programs at the Inter-American Dialogue.

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The Observatory on Latin America Holds International Conference on Latin America After the Economic Crisis

On November 2-3, The New School’s Observatory on Latin America will host an international conference to on the impact of the global economic crisis in Latin America. The conference will bring together government officials, representatives of international organizations, and academics to debate alternative options for policy and development strategy. The conference will identify new norms […]

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The New School for Drama Presents The Rimers of Eldritch

The New School for Drama presents The Rimers of Eldritch, written by Lanford Wilson and directed by Hal Books, on Thursday, October 29 through Saturday, October 31, at The New School Drama Theater. The Rimers of Eldridge is the first offering of the FIRST LOOK Workshop Performance Series, featuring workshop presentations of classical and contemporary […]

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Former U.S. Senator Adlai Stevenson III Presents Lecture on Ethics and Government

On October 27, former U.S. Senator Adlai E. Stevenson III will join The New School for Social Research to present the Paul H. Douglas Lecture on Ethics and Government. Based on his newest book, The Black Book,, a compilation of his family’s experiences in the past century and a half of American politics, Senator Stevenson […]

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Former U.S. Senator Adlai Stevenson III Presents Lecture on Ethics and Government

On October 27, former U.S. Senator Adlai E. Stevenson III will join The New School for Social Research to present the Paul H. Douglas Lecture on Ethics and Government. Based on his newest book, The Black Book,, a compilation of his family’s experiences in the past century and a half of American politics, Senator Stevenson […]

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Eugene Lang College Announces Conference on Changing Face of Labor in the Digital Age

On November 12 to 14, Eugene Lang College The New School for Liberal Arts will host an international conference, “The Internet as Playground and Factory,” which will explore the meaning and changing face of labor in the digital era. For three days, 90 theorists, artists, legal scholars, activists, students, programmers, historians, and social media experts […]

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Eugene Lang College Announces Jim May as 2009-10 Artist in Residence

Eugene Lang College The New School for Liberal Arts has announced that Jim May, renowned dancer and artistic director of the Sokolow Theater Dance Ensemble will be Lang’s Artist in Residency for the 2009-2010 academic year. The residency will commemorate the centennial of the birth of Anna Sokolow, the renowned American choreographer who is credited […]

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