Latest Stories in September
NYU Politics Professor Devises 2010 Congressional Forecast Model Based on Current and Past Election Cycles
Sep 30, 2010
New York University’s Sanford Gordon has devised a new method for forecasting the 2010 congressional elections that calibrates current expert rankings of individual House races based on the predictive success of those rankings in previous election cycles.
“Escape to Life: German Intellectuals in New York/The Photographs of Fred Stein,” at NYU Open House, Sept. 29-Nov. 30
Sep 29, 2010
“Escape to Life: German Intellectuals in New York/The Photographs of Fred Stein,” a photographic portrait of the many famed artists and intellectuals who escaped Germany for the United States in the 1930s, will be on exhibit at NYU Open House (528 LaGuardia, between Bleecker and W. 3rd Streets) from September 28 through November 30.
NYU to Host Roundtable Discussion on Climate Ethics—Oct. 28
Sep 22, 2010
New York University will host “Climate Ethics,” a roundtable discussion that will consider the emerging area of ethics and climate change, on Thursday, October 28, 4:30 p.m. at 20 Cooper Square, 5th Floor (on Bowery at 5th St.).
"Pastorale" Exhibition on View at 80WSE Gallery Thru Oct. 16
Sep 21, 2010
New York University’s 80WSE Gallery presents “Pastorale,” an exhibition by seven contemporary artists and curated by Klaus Kertess. The exhibition features artists for whom landscape and the long tradition of the “pastorale” play an important role in their practice. The gallery is open Tuesdays through Sundays, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Admission is free.
Künstlerplakate: Artists’ Posters from East Germany, 1967–1990
Sep 21, 2010
Surveying the evolution of artists’ posters in the German Democratic Republic (GDR) during the decades preceding reunification in 1989, Künstlerplakate ranges from early examples of the late 1960s to the rich and varied highpoint of the late 1980s.
"Mexico: Independence and Revolution" Film Series at King Juan Carlos I Center this Fall
Sep 21, 2010
This fall, Mexico will observe the bicentennial of its independence movement and the centennial of the Mexican revolution. To celebrate these two important historic events, the King Juan Carlos I of Spain Center at New York University will show a monthly repertoire of film shorts, historical feature films, documentaries, and rare brief shorts restored from original early 20th century film footage.
King Juan Carlos I of Spain Center Hosts Spanish Poetry and Creative Writing this Fall
Sep 20, 2010
A series of poetry and creative writing readings will be hosted this fall by New York University’s King Juan Carlos I of Spain Center, 53 Washington Square South. The readings, which take place in Spanish, are free and open to the public. For more information, call 212.998.3650 or visit www.nyu.edu/kjc.