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.
With Geoff Dyer, Walter Murch,
Philip Lopate, Francine Prose,
Michael Benson, and Dana Stevens
AN ALL-DAY WONDERCABINET
Guest Curated by David Rothenberg
made possible with support from the
Alfred P. Sloan Foundation
A public conversation, sympathetic if at times critical, with activists, organizers, and observers about the current state of the Left in America – and where it should be headed, given the game-changing forces unleashed by OCCUPY WALL STREET
U.S. premiere screenings of "Nacht und Nebel" by Dani Gal and "5,000 Feet is the Best" by Omer Fast, both Venice Biennale standouts, followed by a discussion with both artists, filmmaker Errol Morris, critic Maggie Nelson, human rights luminaries Aryeh Neier and Philip Alston, and Institute director Lawrence Weschler.