Democracy & Diversity Institute 2019

 

28th Democracy & Diversity Graduate Summer Institute

Wrocław [Vrots-love], Poland, July 9-25, 2019

 

 

Reclaiming Democratic Performatives: Actors, Spaces, Processes

 

The Transregional Center for Democratic Studies (TCDS) is happy to announce our 28th annual Democracy & Diversity Graduate Institute to be held at The New School summer campus in Wroclaw, Poland, July 9-25, 2019.  Widely admired as an intimate international forum for lively but rigorous debate on critical issues of democratic life, the D&D Institute brings an interdisciplinary, comparative, and highly interactive approach to the social, political, and cultural challenges facing today’s world.

 

Enroll in 2 of the following courses and earn 6 credits:

 

International Refugee Law: Policy, Practice, Inventive Responses

 Alex Aleinikoff – Professor of International Affairs and Director of the Zolberg Institute on Migration and Mobility

 

Radical Animal: Dismantling Discourses of Dehumanization

Alice Crary – Professor of Philosophy, NSSR

 

#MeToo: Sex, Power and the Public Sphere

Shireen Hassim – Carleton University, Ottawa

                                                                  ***This course will count toward the requirements of the New School Gender and Sexuality Studies Certificate

 

 

We the People: Nationalism, Populism, and the Precariousness of the Democratic Project

Elzbieta Matynia – Professor of Sociology and Liberal Studies, NSSR