Tag Archives: Gary Wilder

CGSC Spring Program: “The Contemporaneity of Postcolonial Thinking?”

We launched the semester with a lively seminar discussion of Partha Chatterjee’s essay “After Subaltern Studies” and a public roundtable discussion of Ann Laura Stoler’s edited volume Imperial Debris: On Ruins and Ruination, both of which I will discuss in a separate post. But first, here is the schedule of our upcoming events.

Friday, February 7th: Imperial Debris: Roundtable with Ann Laura Stoler

February 07, 2014
1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
CUNY Graduate Center, Skylight Room

A Roundtable with Ann Laura Stoler on the publication of Imperial Debris: On Ruins and Ruination (Duke University Press, 2013). Stoler will be in conversation with Uday Mehta, Chelsea Shields, Neferti Tadiar, Megan Vaughan, Gary Wilder. [read more»]

Friday, February 7th: Imperial Debris: Roundtable with Ann Laura Stoler

February 07, 2014
1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
CUNY Graduate Center, Skylight Room

Friday, February 7th: Imperial Debris: Roundtable with Ann Laura Stoler February 07, 2014 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm CUNY Graduate Center, Skylight Room Friday, February 7th: Imperial Debris: Roundtable with Ann Laura Stoler A Roundtable with Ann Laura Stoler (New School for Social Research) on the publication of Imperial Debris: On Ruins and Ruination (Duke University Press, 2013) In conversation [read more»]

Friday, Nov 22nd 1pm: Heare Now Aimé Césaire! with Gary Wilder

November 22, 2013
12:00 am - 2:45 pm
Room C203

Join Gary Wilder as he explores Aimé Césaire’s distinctive critical orientation to politics, culture, and knowledge during the period of decolonization as he pursued projects that were at once situated and world-historical, realist and utopian, pragmatic and aesthetic, timely and untimely. The aim is to recognize Césaire as an innovative thinker of his time who can also speak directly to many of the political and theoretical predicaments of our times. [read more»]

April 25 and 26th, 2013: Contemporality: A Symposium on Politics, Time, and Thought

April 25, 2013 - April 26, 2013
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
CUNY Graduate Center, Skylight Room

Keynote Address for Contemporality: A Symposium on Culture, Politics, and Time by David Scott, with presentations by Brian Goldstone, Harry Harootunian, Janet Roitman, Kristin Ross, Joan Scott, and Sara Pursley, with comments by Gary Wilder [read more»]

Pulling the Emergency Brake: The New Global Movements and ‘Now Time’

October 26, 2012
1:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Room 5307

In the spirit of Walter Benjamin’s ‘now time’, let’s pull the brake and reflect together about the state of global movements. On Friday, October 26th, 2012, join us for a day of dialogue between scholars and movement participants from Greece, Spain and Occupy. [read more»]

In Memoriam: Fernando Coronil

“Dear Fernando” by Gary Wilder
Director, the Committee on Globalization and Social Change
CUNY Graduate Center August 24, 2011 On Tuesday August 16, 2011 our cherished friend and colleague Fernando Coronil died of lung cancer at Sloan Kettering Memorial Hospital. His wife Julie Skurski and their daughters Mariana and Andrea were at his side. It is [read more»]