Videos

Hilton Als, Pulitzer Prize-winning author

"The Walk: a reading"

November 20, 2019

Als is a staff writer and chief theater critic at The New Yorker. He is the author of two acclaime...

Galen Joseph-Hunter, Executive Director of Wave Farm and Tom Roe, Director at Wave Farm

“Radio Out of Bounds: Artist Experiments with the Electromagnetic Spectrum”

November 11, 2019

Galen Joseph-Hunter has served as Executive Director of Wave Farm, a nonprofit arts organization driven by...

David Goren, Journalist

"Tracing Neighborhoods in the Sky: Pirate Radio in New York City"

October 28, 2019

David Goren is a radio producer and audio archivist based in Brooklyn. He has created programming for the B...

Wendy Brown, University of California, Berkeley

Politics and Knowledge in Nihilistic Times: Thinking with Max Weber “Politics”

October 22, 2019

Wendy Brown is Class of 1936 First Chair at UC Berkeley, where she teaches political theory. Drawing from F...

Anupama Rao, Barnard College

"Social Abstraction, Historical Comparison: Thinking Caste, Race, and Gender in the Time Capital"

April 9, 2019

Anupama Rao is Associate Professor of History at Barnard College, Senior Editor of Comparative Studies...

Gyanendra Pandey, Emory University

"Modernity in the Home: A Reflection on 20th Century India"

April 2, 2019

Gyanendra Pandey is Arts and Sciences Distinguished Professor and Director of the Interdisciplinary Wor...

lona Katzew, Los Angeles County Museum of Art

"The Invention of Casta Painting: Race and Science in the Age of Enlightenment”

February 26, 2019

Ilona Katzew is Department Head and Curator of Latin American Art at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art....

Paul Edwards, Stanford University

"Truth Under Siege: Making Climate Knowledge in an Age of Transparency, Skepticism, and Science Denial"

February 25, 2019

Paul Edwards is William J. Perry Fellow in International Security at Stanford University and Professor of I...

Deborah Thomas, University of Pennsylvania

"Political Life in the Wake of the Plantation: Affect, Witnessing, Repair"

February 12, 2019

Deborah Thomas is the R. Jean Brownlee Professor of Anthropology and Director of the Center for Experimenta...

Deborah Thomas, University of Pennsylvania

"Political Life in the Wake of the Plantation: Affect, Witnessing, Repair"

February 12, 2019

Deborah Thomas is the R. Jean Brownlee Professor of Anthropology and Director of the Center for Experimenta...