Archive for April 2nd, 2008

Calhoun here, Calhoun there, Calhoun everywhere

April 2, 2008

Craig Calhoun is apparently doing everything at once these days

check out his new center at NYU

and his blog at SSRC

University Spaces, Academic Bodies, NYU, April 4

April 2, 2008

University Spaces, Academic Bodies: New Approaches to the Corporate University
April 4th, 2008, 09:30am-07:00pm
NYU Department of Social and Cultural Analysis
41 E. 11th St, 7th Floor Gallery Space
American Studies Program Graduate Student Conference

The University Spaces, Academic Bodies Conference seeks to examine the ways in which new business-based models for higher education are changing the roles that bodies marked as “different” are asked to fulfill, and the spaces in which we labor. How are current changes in the university affecting us, and how can scholars engage new learning strategies and embodied practices in defiance of dominant corporate logics? Join us as we discuss these issues in relation to higher education in the United States and around the world.
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