A discussion and reconsideration of William Gass's landmark essay featuring Michael Gorra, Joshua Cohen, Stefanie Sobelle, Albert Mobilio, and Michael Stuhlbarg
with Danah Boyd, Carrie Cordero, Peter Maass, Faiza Patel, and Eyal Press
An evening discussion featuring Narcoland author Anabel Hernandez in conversation with Carlos Lauría (Committee to Protect Journalists), Guy Lawson (investigative reporter, Rolling Stone contributor), and Nik Steinberg (Human Rights Watch)
An all-day symposium on Ballooning Longevity, the Quality of Life, and the Coming Generational Smash-Up
An all-day symposium on an unorthodox insurgent theory and how The Academy goes about processing
(or failing to process) such renegade notions
An evening conversation with Bahraini human rights activist Maryam al-Khawaja and human rights legal scholars and activists Aryeh Neier, Ruth Wedgwood, and Sarah Leah Witson
An All-Day Wonder Cabinet and Symposium on the theme of SOLITARY CONFINEMENT with a mix of artists, writers, scientists, performers, legal and human rights activists...and a few who have been there.