Tag: Cities

Blogspotting: Tour the ‘deteriorating Russian zeitgeist,’ resist the pollocracy

Shortly before Russia’s 2011–2012 “Snow Revolution,” in which journalists and dissidents rallied against a flawed election process (“flawed” sounds like an understatement to be honest), Thomas Campbell began to follow the rise of a vigorous social movement germinating in Russia’s...

/ February 18, 2016

Berlin Cultural Transformations

Let’s talk urban culture. Four NYU professors will talk with Bernd Schere, the director of the Berlin’s Haus der Kulturen der Welt about the evolution of cultural life in Germany’s first city. Also in the lineup: Ulrich Baer, Manthia Diawara,...

/ February 16, 2016