Archive for March 10th, 2008

‘communication studies’ on wikipedia

March 10, 2008

the ‘communication studies‘ page on wikipedia is not particularly impressive. I’ve added some history and Tom Glazier have fiddled a bit with some concepts. Anyone who can chip in an hour, please go do some collective PR, and leave your mark on the discipline…

Power and Architecture: The Construction of Capitals, NYU, March 13, 06:00pm-08:00pm

March 10, 2008

Spring 2008 Max Weber Lecture Series, “Power and Architecture: The Construction of Capitals”

Thursday, March 13, 2008, 6:00-8:00pm

“Images of Power: The European Union and its Architecture”

Juergen Neyer, Viadrina European University (Frankfurt/Oder, Germany)

This lecture takes place at Deutsches Haus at 42 Washington Mews

Parliaments are not simply buildings–they are concrete and visible representations of political power. This talk analyzes the German Bundestag and the European Parliament and shows that a comparison of the two buildings provides important insights for understanding the political system of the European Union.

The Max Weber lecture series is co-sponsored by Deutsches Haus at NYU and The Center for European and Mediterranean Studies at NYU.

The Center for European and Mediterranean Studies at NYU

285 Mercer St, 7th Floor

New York, NY 10003

(212) 998-3838