Videos

Steven Meyer, Washington University

“The Two Silos: Literature, Science, and Agents of Overlap in Twenty-First-Century Science Studies”

February 20, 2020

Meyer teaches English and American literature and modern intellectual history at Washington University in S...

Philippe Lançon, French journalist and cultural critic

“Did I Write a Feel-Good Book?”

January 28, 2020

In 2015, Lançon was injured during the terrorist attack against the satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo...

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...

Kathryn Lofton and Paul North in conversation with Wendy Brown

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

October 24, 2019

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

Wendy Brown of the University of California, Berkeley

“Politics and Knowledge in Nihilistic Times: Thinking with Max Weber.” The second, “Knowledge"

October 23, 2019

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

Wendy Brown, University of California, Berkeley

"Politics and Knowledge in Nihilistic Times: Thinking with Max Weber." The first, “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...