POSTPONED: Book Talk | Design with Life: Biotech Architecture and Resilient Cities

03/11 Wednesday | 6pm

EVENT POSTPONED Due to concerns about COVID-19 and an abundance of caution, this event will no longer take place on Wednesday, March 11. We will be sending out a blast in the future with the new date. _______________________________________________ NYU’s Institute for Public Knowledge invites you to join for a book talk for Design with Life: Biotech…

Tonight’s Event is Now Virtual: Co-Opting AI: FOOD

03/10 Tuesday | 6pm

Please Note: Tonight’s Co-Opting AI: Food event will not be convening an audience due to the precautionary public health measures announced by New York University. The speakers will be streaming their conversation live and taking questions via Twitter: @nyu_ipk. Thank you for your cooperation and we hope you join the virtual conversation! _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ This event examines how AI technology…

Discussion

Resurgent White Nationalism: From Fascist Nostalgia to Toxic Memes

03/06 Friday | 6pm

The Global New Right Working Group at NYU’s Institute for Public Knowledge invites you to join a book talk for Proud Boys and the White Ethnostate: How the Alt-Right is Warping the American Imagination with the author Alexandra Minna Stern. This talk explores salient ideologies of resurgent white nationalism in America, with a focus on questions…

Book Launch

Book Talk | Under the Influence: Putting Peer Pressure to Work

03/02 Monday | 6pm

NYU’s Institute for Public Knowledge invites you to join for a book talk for Under the Influence: Putting Peer Pressure to Work, featuring the author Robert H. Frank in conversation with Gernot Wagner. Psychologists have long understood that social environments profoundly shape our behavior, sometimes for the better, often for the worse. But social influence…

Discussion

Co-Opting AI: WHITENESS

02/28 Friday | 5pm

NYU’s Institute for Public Knowledge, NYU Tandon’s Department for Technology, Culture and Society and the 370 Jay Project invite you to a discussion on diplomacy in the series on “Co-Opting AI.” Featuring Jessie Daniels, William R. Frey, Mutale Nkonde, Natasha Stovall and Mona Sloane in conversation, this event examines the intersection of whiteness and AI technology….

Book Launch

Book Talk | Democracy without Journalism: Confronting the Misinformation Society

02/26 Wednesday | 6pm

NYU’s Institute for Public Knowledge invites you to join for a book talk for Democracy without Journalism: Confronting the Misinformation Society, featuring the author Victor Pickard in conversation with Rodney Benson, Heather Chaplin, and Jay Rosen. As local media institutions collapse and news deserts sprout up across the country, the U.S. is facing a profound…

Discussion

Co-Opting AI: DIPLOMACY

02/11 Tuesday | 6pm

NYU’s Institute for Public Knowledge, NYU Tandon’s Department for Technology, Culture and Society and the 370 Jay Project invite you to a discussion on diplomacy in the series on “Co-Opting AI.” Featuring Barry O’Sullivan, Maroussia Lévesque, Thomas Streinz, and Mona Sloane in conversation, this event examines how AI changes diplomacy. How does the global race for…

Discussion

Covering and Confronting the Far Right

02/06 Thursday | 6pm

PLEASE NOTE: RSVP and PHOTO ID ARE REQUIRED FOR ENTRY TO THIS EVENT. The Global New Right Working Group at NYU’s Institute for Public Knowledge invites you to join a discussion about current challenges journalists face with Hannah Gais, Noor Al-Sibai, Talia Lavin moderated by A.J. Bauer. The Trump era poses many new challenges for…

What is Sculpture Good For? A Discussion with Antony Gormley

02/04 Tuesday | 6pm

On the occasion of the installation of his sculpture, NEW YORK CLEARING, in Brooklyn Bridge Park, Antony Gormley will look again at over 40 years’ of his work and examine what the stillness and silence of sculpture can offer the inhabitants of an ever-changing 21st-century metropolis like New York. ‘Art only becomes art when it…

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…

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