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Events and Activities

Events and Activities

Media Aesthetics Symposium. November 22, 2019 (jpg)

Roderick P. Hart. Local Voices and Why Hope Survives. October 31, 2019

MEDIA AESTHETICS – 2019 RHETORIC AND PUBLIC CULTURE SUMMER INSTITUTE — July 15-19, 2019

Popular Sovereignty, Majority Rule, and Electoral Politics — May 30 – June 1, 2019

MEDIA, GENDER, FEMINISM — May 20-21, 2019

A PREHISTORY OF THE CLOUD – GRADUATE WORKSHOP WITH TUNG-HUI HU — MAY 16, 2019

MEDIA AESTHETICS: A WORKSHOP — MAY 17, 2019

GRADUATE WORKSHOP – DECONSTRUCTING THE IDEOLOGIES OF“SURVEILLANCE CAPITALISM” – NICK COULDRY — MAY 15, 2019

THE EMERGING SOCIAL ORDER OF DATA COLONIALISM:WHY CRITICAL SOCIAL THEORY STILL MATTERS! – NICK COULDRY — MAY 13, 2019

GRADUATE WORKSHOP – EMPOWERED: POPULAR FEMINISM AND POPULAR MISOGYNY – SARAH BANET-WEISER — APRIL 19, 2019

DON’T LET THE MISOGYNISTS GRIND YOU DOWN: POPULAR FEMINISM AND THE HANDMAID’S TALE – SARAH BANET-WEISER — APRIL 18, 2019

GRADUATE WORKSHOP ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE: HOW TO UNDERSTAND A TECHNOLOGICAL DISRUPTION FOR NEWS – CHARLIE BECKETT — April 18, 2019

EMOTION AS AN ORGANISING PRINCIPLE FOR UNDERSTANDING AND CREATING NETWORKED JOURNALISM – CHARLIE BECKETT — April 17, 2019

Symposium on Visual Rhetoric: Reframing the Public Image – February 15, 2019 (jpg)

Critical Theory in Critical Times: EXILE, STATELESSNESS, MIGRATION – A Discussion With Seyla Benhabib — November 9th, 2018

VOLATILITY: SCALE AND AFFECT – October 25-26, 2018

Christian Thorne – The Novel at Sea — October 12, 2018

New Modes of Political Protest: 1968 to 2018 — 2018 RHETORIC AND PUBLIC CULTURE SUMMER INSTITUTE – July 9-13, 2018

5th Annual Global Race Studies Workshop – Racism, Patriotrism and Black Protest (jpg)

II NU-LSE SYMPOSIUM – POPULAR CULTURE, POPULIST POLITICS, AND MEDIA ETHICS – April 26-27, 2018

PAUL FROSH Communication & Journalism Hebrew University of Jerusalem – NOTES ON THE SCREENSHOT: REMEDIATED PHOTOGRAPHY AND THE POETICS OF DIGITAL MEDIA, FEBRUARY 13, 2018

Elizabeth Povinelli – The Four Axioms of Existence – February 7, 2018

DISTANT THUNDER: POLITICS AND POETICS OF A RECEDING OCTOBER REVOLUTION – OCTOBER 25, 2017

GLOBALIZATIONS, GLOBAL, AND WORLD: HISTORY, LITERARY CRITICISM, AND SPACES OF THE PRESENT – OCTOBER 19-20, 2017, Keynote

GLOBALIZATIONS, GLOBAL, AND WORLD: HISTORY, LITERARY CRITICISM, AND SPACES OF THE PRESENT – OCTOBER 19-20, 2017

The Politics and Rhetoric of New Populims – July 17-21,2017

2017 Summer Institute In Performance Studies Improvisation, Narrative, Beauty – July 10-14, 2017 

After Obama: The Politics of Difference And The Rhetoric of Nationalism – May 12, 2017 

Democratic Agendas: Negotiating Climate Change, Capitalism, and the New Populisms – April 19-21, 2017 

Charles Taylor, March 9, 2017 

Craig Calhoun, Debt and the New Populisms. March 3, 2017 [jpg]

NIKOLAS KOMPRIDIS, Philosophy and Political Thought & Institute for Social Justice, Australian Catholic University – Nov, 2016 

The Ethics of Mediation – Oct, 2016 

The Public Image – Oct. 8, 2016 [jpg]

Summer Institute, July 19-23 

Spring 2016 Events 

Claudio W. Lomnitz, May 24 

Alejandro Dujovne, May 23 

Face, Body, and Image in Cinema, May 19-20 

John Durham Peters. May 9 

Bart Cammaerts. April 28 [jpg]

Bart Cammaerts. April 27 [jpg]

Jason Read. April 22 [jpg]

Jason Read. April 21 [jpg]

Jean-Christophe Plantin. April 18 [jpg]

Winter 2016 Events 

Fall 2015 Events 

Sounds of South Asia Series 

Global Perspectives on Race, Knowledge and Institutions in the 21st Century. February 18-19, 2016. 

Charles Taylor (McGill University) Retrieving Realism. February 12, 2016. 

Conference on Beauty and Form. January 28-29, 2016. 

Critical Theory in Critical Times Workshop. November 13, 2015.