Lecture Room- 2, India International Centre Annexe, New Delhi
24 May 2017
Crisis of Capital and the Rise of the Right
Panel Discussion on Eight Years of Newsclick
Vijay Prashad (Professor, Trinity College),
Teesta Setalvad (Journalist and Author),
Rajat Nag (Economist and Former MDG, Asian Development Bank)
Chair: Prabir Purkayastha (Chief Editor, Newsclick)
"In the Ruins of the Present: Trump, Joblessness and Anger"
The Center for the Study of Race, Politics, and Culture's Annual Public Lecture features distinguished public intellectuals whose work promotes engaged thought and scholarship around the topics of race and ethnicity within the public sphere.
'Vijay Prashad is a charismatic speaker and writer who helps his audience find their political and ethical coordinates in a rapidly changing world. His accessible, jargon-free prose and clearly articulated ideas shed light on the workings of economic policy, race, and imperialism that shapes the lives of many people. He makes the obscure, fathomable and emphasizes the urgency of people’s engagement with ideas, institutions, and politics to bring about progressive transformation in the world.
KPFA Radio 94.1FM & Middle East Childrens Alliance present
A Gloriously Outspoken Evening with
Hosted by DENNIS J. BERNSTEIN
Dennis J Bernstein is a widely published journalist and host of the award-winning investigative news report, Flashpoints, syndicated on Pacifica radio. Bernstein was honored with the 2015 Pillar Award from the National Whistle Blowers Conference for his life work as a journalist whistleblower. Bernstein is also author of a collection of poems: Special Ed: Voices from a Hidden Classroom.
VIJAY PRASHAD (Closing Plenary 4:00 - 5:00 PM, 22nd)
・ BARBARA MADELONI ・ THE FOUNDATION MOVEMENT ・ EUGENE PURYEAR ・ MAT CALLAHAN & YVONNE MOORE ・ FRED MAGDOFF ・ SHERRI MITCHELL
2017 ANNUAL CONFERENCE
APRIL 21 - 22 @ MIT
Friday, April 21, 2017
6:00 - 7:00 PM Registration, Coffee, Table Setup
Saturday, April 22, 2017
A Panel Discussion and Mini-Conference
Climate change is fueling the growing refugee crisis around the world, as individuals and entire communities are focused to flee their homes dues to its effects. Come explore humanitarian implications as well as questions of responsibility and justice at the international, national and local level with well known experts and activists, and afterwards participate in workshops to understand how you can make an impact.
Saturday, April 15th 2017, 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM