race and ethnicity

race and ethnicity

Black Feminist Futures and the Practice of Fugitivity

A lecture by Tina Campt
Tuesday, October 7, 2014
6:30 PM
James Room, 4th Floor Barnard Hall

Tina Campt uses black-feminist concepts and archival photographs of communities in diaspora to explore how power and resistance affect our understanding of the feminist struggle.

Re-Coding Nationalism: Muslims and Islamophobia in Norway

A lecture by Sindre Bangstad
Tuesday, April 8, 2014
6 PM
Sulzberger Parlor, 3rd Floor Barnard Hall

Sindre Bangstad, postdoctoral fellow in the department of social anthropology at the University of Oslo, explores islamophobia in Norway.

Beyond Argo & The Shahs of Sunset: A True Portrait of Iranian Americans

A lecture by Mehdi Bozorgmehr
Tuesday, December 3, 2013
6 PM
Sulzberger Parlor, 3rd Floor Barnard Hall

Join Mehdi Bozorgmehr for a discussion of Iranian immigration to the U.S. from the mid-1960s to the present. Bozorgmehr offers an up-to-date and objective profile of Iranian Americans, challenging some of the existing stereotypes about this misunderstood ethnic group. 

NYCCEP's MLK Legacy Week

Basques in New York & Beyond

A conference
Thursday, October 10, 2013
2 PM
Sulzberger Parlor, 3rd Floor Barnard Hall

Scholars from the Basque country and the U.S. explore the Basque presence in New York City and the larger United States from the 19th century to the present. Sponsored by the Forum on Migration.

Prof. Jonathan Rieder reflects on 50th anniversary of MLK's "I Have a Dream" speech

Sociology professor comments on King's legacy for The New Yorker, The Los Angeles Times, The Charlie Rose Show, and more.