Public Engagement


Featured Events

In The Historical Present - Exhibition
Tuesday, September 17, 2019 12:00 pm

The inspiration for this exhibition is The New School’s Centennial. In the Historical Present looks back and takes stock of this institution’s legacy,...

Yonkers International Press: The Book is Someone to Touch
Wednesday, September 18, 2019 4:00 pm

Explore movement and dance techniques while reflecting on the ways in which the body comes into contact with material archives and books. This event is part...

Open Mic with Performances by Alison Kuo & Umber Majeed
Thursday, September 19, 2019 7:00 pm

Join artists Alison Kuo and artist and The New School alumni Umber Majeed for a participatory open platform that invites participants to share their own work...

Open Mic with Readings by Aisha Jordan & Allen Strouse
Friday, September 20, 2019 7:00 pm

Join writers and The New School alumni Aisha Jordan and Allen Strouse for an open mic. Bring your work to share or listen to others present their ideas,...

Black Lunch Table, People's Table
Monday, September 23, 2019 12:30 pm

Join us for lunch and a community discussion of sociopolitical issues affecting historically disenfranchised populations. This event is part of In the...

Black Lunch Table, Artists' Table
Tuesday, September 24, 2019 12:30 pm

Join us for lunch and an interdisciplinary and intergenerational critical discussion with cultural producers on topics directly affecting the global...

Archiving Relations - Workshop
Wednesday, September 25, 2019 5:00 pm

Join artist Sue Jeong Ka, librarian and activist Shawn(ta) Smith-Cruz, and a librarian from the New York Public Library at Rikers Island, for a workshop on...

Doc Talk: “1999” Screening and Q&A with filmmaker Samara Chadwick
Monday, October 7, 2019 1:00 pm

"1999 is one of the most haunting documentaries I’ve ever seen... a philosophical meditation on memory, sorrow, uncertainty, adolescence, and rebellion" -...

Sociology of Dispossession, Michael Levien (Johns Hopkins)
Thursday, October 24, 2019 6:00 pm

The Department of Socioclogy presents, Michael Levien's lecture, "Sociology of Dispossession." This talk will draw on comparative research on rural land...