The New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music presents the Afro-Cuban Jazz Orchestra

The New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music presents a free concert by the New School Afro-Cuban Jazz Orchestra. Led by renowned drummer, percussionist, composer, arranger, educator, Grammy nominee, and native Nuyorican Bobby Sanabria, the Orchestra will be joined by special guest artist, legendary Cuban conga master Candido Camero.

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Mannes College The New School for Music presents The Late Romantics Festival

Mannes College The New School for Music presents a gala event celebrating the conclusion of a year-long festival The Late Romantics., During 2005, legendary figures of musical romanticism from the mid-19th to the early-20th century were brought back to life through concerts and master classes featuring Vladimir Feltsman, Richard Goode, Eteri Andjaparidze, and many other […]

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New Perspectives on Leo Strauss from America and Europe: A New School for Social Research Conference

The New School for Social Research presents New Perspectives on Leo Strauss from America and Europe,, a unique conference that brings together leading intellectuals and scholars from across the political spectrum to offer fresh thoughts about the work and legacy of Leo Strauss, one of the most influential political philosophers of the twentieth century. Between […]

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The New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music Calendar of Events – December 2005

The New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music presents an exciting series of concerts and special events, including Monday Nights at Sweet Rhythm, its concert series at its New York’s premier jazz club, Sweet Rhythm, featuring New School Jazz students, alumni, and special guest artists.

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The New School and Act-UAW Create Historic Agreement for Part-Time Faculty

The New School set an historic precedent on Monday, October 31 with the generous and creative agreement that was tentatively reached with the union that represents our part-time faculty, ACT-UAW. With the ratification of this agreement, The New School will become the first private university to guarantee job security to part-time faculty. Bob Kerrey, president […]

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The Race For Mayor 2005: Of Politics And Policy

In this election year, why have some issues been politically charged while others remain off the agenda? Have the mayoral candidates offered meaningful visions of the future? What are the most pressing problems facing the next administration ‘ and have the candidates offered valid solutions? A follow-up to the publication of “Framing the Debate 2005: […]

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The Parallax of Evil: Domination and Hegemony. A Public Dialogue between Jean Baudrillard and Sylvère Lotringer

For nearly forty years, outlaw sociologist and philosopher Jean Baudrillard has challenged all existing theories of contemporary society with implacable humor and irreverence. As a consequence, he has been called a pessimist, a nihilist, an agent provocateur, a dandy, a traitor. Renouncing both alienation and liberation at once, proclaiming the end of production while dismissing […]

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Taking Care Of New York’s Children: Rethinking Child Care

Mayor Bloomberg and the NYC Administration for Children’s Services have announced a broad expansion and realignment of child care and early education programs. The new system aims to pull together disparate parts, simplify enrolment, improve accountability-and eventually increase dramatically the number of children taking part. Is the plan right for the city, and can the […]

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Averting Crisis: Community Strategies For Supporting Families And Preventing Homelessness

The Bloomberg administration has invested new dollars and creativity in preventing family homelessness. As the number of families in shelter begins to drop, what more can New York do to help families stay in their homes and out of crisis? In a new report, the Center for NYC Affairs proposes the city unify its many […]

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Mannes College The New School for Music fall 2005 Concert and Master Class Schedule

Mannes College The New School for Music announces its Fall 2005 season, featuring concerts and master classes that offer a diversity of approach, talent, and experience, from master classes by Vladimir Feltsman, Richard Goode, and Claude Frank, to a performance of Stravinsky’s Petroushka and Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 5 by The Mannes Orchestra, conducted by David […]

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