Discussion

The Inclusive Enclave: Cultivating Urban Togetherness In Public Interiors

12/13 Friday | 12pm

NYU’s Institute for Public Knowledge invites you to join a discussion with Mathieu Berger and Benoît Moritz on a paper they co-authored entitled “The Inclusive Enclave: Cultivating Urban Togetherness In Public Interiors”. The discussion will focus on the presentation of the socio-architectural concept of the “inclusive enclave”, recently developed on the basis of action research carried out in the…

Book Launch

Book Talk | The Code: Silicon Valley and the Remaking of America

12/11 Wednesday | 6pm

NYU’s Institute for Public Knowledge invites you to join for a book talk for The Code: Silicon Valley and the Remaking of America, featuring the author Margaret O’Mara in conversation with Meredith Broussard.  The true, behind-the-scenes history of the people who built Silicon Valley and shaped Big Tech in America.Long before Margaret O’Mara became one of…

Book Launch

Book Talk | White Flights: Race, Fiction, and the American Imagination

12/09 Monday | 6pm

NYU’s Institute for Public Knowledge invites you to join for a book talk for White Flights: Race, Fiction, and the American Imagination, featuring the author Jess Row in conversation with Fred Moten. White Flights is a meditation on whiteness in American fiction and culture from the end of the civil rights movement to the present. At the heart…

Book Launch

Book Talk | BROKE: Hardship and Resilience in a City of Broken Promises

12/03 Tuesday | 6pm

NYU’s Institute for Public Knowledge invites you to join for a book talk for BROKE: Hardship and Resilience in a City of Broken Promises, featuring the author Jodie Adams Kirshner in conversation with Tom Sugrue. In BROKE, which follows seven Detroiters as they navigate life during and after the city’s 2013 bankruptcy, Jodie Adams Kirshner asks:…

Book Launch

Book Talk | How We Became Our Data

11/25 Monday | 6pm

NYU’s Institute for Public Knowledge invites you to join for a book talk for How We Became Our Data: A Genealogy of the Informational Person, featuring the author Colin Koopman in conversation with Dan Bouk, Lisa Gitelman, and Dennis Yi Tenen.  The conversation will be moderated by Natasha Schull. We are now acutely aware, as…

Discussion

Co-Opting AI: Conflict

11/19 Tuesday | 6pm

NYU’s Institute for Public Knowledge, NYU Tandon’s Department of Culture, Technology and Society and the 370 Jay Project invite you to a discussion on conflict as part of the “Co-Opting AI.” Series. Featuring Peter Asaro, Liz O’Sullivan, Meredith Whittaker, and Mona Sloane in conversation, this event examines the intersection of AI, politics, human rights and conflict. In what…

Book Launch

Book Launch | Barrio America

11/14 Thursday | 12:30pm

NYU’s Institute for Public Knowledge and the Cities Collaborative at NYU invite you to join us for a conversation with Andrew Sandoval-Strausz on his new book Barrio America, the compelling history of how Latino immigrants revitalized the nation’s cities after decades of disinvestment and white flight. Thirty years ago, most people were ready to give…

Discussion

The Price of Meritocracy: Debt, Wealth, and Higher Education Today

11/11 Monday | 6pm

NYU’s Institute for Public Knowledge invites you to join for a conversation about student debt, meritocracy, and inequality among young Americans. With Daniel Markovits, author of The Meritocracy Trap, and Caitlin Zaloom, author of Indebted. The Meritocracy Trap places meritocracy at the center of rising economic inequality and social and political dysfunction. The book takes…

Book Launch

Book Launch | American Resistance

11/04 Monday | 6pm

The Future of Democracy Working Group at NYU’s Institute for Public Knowledge invites you to join for the launch of American Resistance: From the Women’s March to the Blue Wave, featuring the author Dana R. Fisher in conversation with Jeff Goodwin. Since Donald Trump’s first day in office, a large and energetic grassroots “Resistance” has taken…

Discussion

Book Talk | Beyond The Valley & The Revolution That Wasn’t

10/30 Wednesday | 6pm

NYU’s Institute for Public Knowledge invites you to join for a discussion with Ramesh Srinivasan on his new book Beyond The Valley: How Innovators Around the World Are Overcoming Inequality and Creating the Technologies of Tomorrow and Jen Schradie on her new book The Revolution That Wasn’t: How Digital Activism Favors Conservatives. In Beyond the…

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