Latest Stories in October
China's Former Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs & Former U.S. Ambassador to China on Emerging Global Order—Nov. 13
Oct 31, 2017
He Yafei, former vice minister of foreign affairs of the People’s Republic of China, and Clark T. “Sandy” Randt, former U.S. ambassador to the People’s Republic of China, will discuss the U.S.-China relationship in the emerging global order on Mon., Nov. 13.
“Animal Consciousness” Event to Explore Scientific, Philosophical Questions Surrounding Non-Human Animals—Nov. 17-18
Oct 30, 2017
NYU will host “Animal Consciousness,” a two-day conference that will explore a range of scientific and philosophical questions surrounding non-human animals, on Fri., Nov. 17 and Sat., Nov. 18.
“Reflections on Truth, Politics, Democracy, and Language” Conference Draws Jim Dwyer, Masha Gessen, Siri Hustvedt, and Others—Nov. 9-10 at Deutsches Haus
Oct 26, 2017
Jim Dwyer, Masha Gessen, and Siri Hustvedt will be among the speakers at “What’s Going On: Reflections on Truth, Politics, Democracy, and Language,” a two-day conference, Nov. 9-10.
“Strangers in Their Own Land” Author Hochschild, Screening of “Tamara,” a Talk on the Public Sphere, and More at Deutsches Haus in Nov.
Oct 26, 2017
Deutsches Haus will host sociologist Arlie Hochschild, author of “Strangers in Their Own Land: Anger and Mourning on the American Right” (Nov. 2), a screening of the documentary “Tamara” and a conversation with its director Peter Kahane (Nov. 3), a talk, “Five Theses on the Public Sphere” by cultural historian Laura Bieger (Nov. 17), and more in Nov.