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Global Groundings: Evaluating Walter Rodney’s Legacies

Global Groundings: Evaluating Walter Rodney’s Legacies
Global Groundings: Evaluating Walter Rodney’s Legacies Friday January 31, 2020 Workshop sponsored by the Arrighi Center for Global Studies [Download PDF of  Rodney Workshop program here] 9.00 – 9.30 Coffee (JHU Homewood Campus, Clipper Room, Shriver Hall) 9.30 – 10.00 Introductions (Clipper Room, Shriver Hall) Introducing the Arrighi Center (Beverly Silver), the Walter Rodney Foundation (Patricia Rodney […]

Upcoming Conference: “World-Systems Analysis in a Critical Juncture”

The Arrighi Center for Global Studies is co-organizing the 44th annual conference on the Political-Economy of the World-System on April 10-11, 2020. (POSTPONED TO OCTOBER 9-10, 2020) The conference takes place during a critical juncture for both the field of world-systems analysis and for the world-system itself. In this time of escalating systemic chaos, we […]

“Not in My Neighborhood” screening and panel discussion with the film’s Director

“Not in My Neighborhood” screening and panel discussion with the film’s Director
Award-winning director Kurt Orderson and co-producer Najma Nuriddin will participate in a panel discussion and Q&A along with Daniel Pasciuti (Georgia State), Alessandro Angelini (JHU Anthropology) and Ricardo Jacobs (JHU Sociology) following a screening of “Not in Our Neighborhood” (2018).– a documentary directed by Kurt Orderson.  The documentary cohesively facilitates an international dialogue on gentrification and spatial apartheid by exploring the parallels among the current urban environments in […]