Events for September 28 - October 9

Daily

Grey Art Gallery Exhibit: "Icons of the Desert: Early Aboriginal Paintings from Papunya"

Posing Beauty Photography Exhibition

Tuesday, September 29

Wake Up the Cities: Recent Work by Christian de Portzamparc
6 pm, Center for Architecture, 536 LaGuardia Place

Climate Change and Water Series
6:45 - 8:15 pm, NYU Wagner, The Puck Building, Rudin Forum for Civic Dialogue
295 Lafayette Street, 2nd Floor. RSVP here.

Wednesday, September 30

The Story of the Highline: A Conversation with Robert Hammond and Professor Ingrid Gould Ellen
8 - 10 am, NYU Wagner, The Puck Building, Rudin Forum for Civic Dialogue
295 Lafayette Street, 2nd Floor. RSVP here.

Informed Neighbor
6:30 - 8 pm, NYU Silver Building, 100 Washington Square East, Room 711.
RSVP to community.affairs@nyu.edu

Thursday, October 1st

Cancer as a Part of Life: The Journey of the Breast Cancer Survivor
5:30 - 6:30 pm, Bobst Library, Avery Fischer Center (2nd Floor), Avery Room

Israel is Real: An Obsessive Quest to Understand the Jewish Nation and its History
6:30 - 7:45 pm, Center for Global Affairs, 15 Barclay Street, 4th Floor

Friday, October 2nd

A Salute to Alain Robbe-Grillet (1922 - 2008) 2 pm - 9:30 pm, La Maison Francaise, 16 Washington Mews (at University Place) & 19 W. 4th Street, Room 101

Monday, October 5th

One State/Two States and the Resoultion of the Israel-Palestine Conflict
6 pm, 100 Washington Square East, Jurow Lecture Hall. RSVP: fas.taubcenter@nyu.edu

Wednesday, October 7th

Africa During the Global Downturn: An Opportunity for Alternative Approaches to Development?
6 - 8:30 pm, Center for Global Affairs, 15 Barclay Street, 4th Floor

Demistifying the US Healthcare Reform Debate Part 1: The Problems Facing the Health Care System
6:30 - 8:30 pm, NYU Wagner, The Puck Building, Rudin Forum for Civic Dialogue
295 Lafayette St., 2nd Floor. RSVP: http://wagner.nyu.edu/events/

Biopolitics of the "Modern Body": Contemporary Dilemmas
7 - 8:30 pm, 19 University Place, Great Room, 1st Floor

Thursday, October 8th

Political Theory Series - Simon Stow
5:30 - 7 pm, Jerry H. Labowitz Theatre for the Performing Arts, 1 Washington Place

Fiction Reading with Mary Gaitskill
7 pm, Lillian Vernon Creative Writers House, 58 West 10th Street between 5th and 6th Aves

Friday, October 9th

La Americana Documentary Screening with Director Nick Bruckman
6:30 - 8:30 pm, Vanderbilt Hall Room 210, 40 Washington Square South
Please RSVP.

Piano Artist Faculty Concert
8 pm, 35 West 4th Street, Frederick Loewe Theatre
Events for September 21 - October 2

Daily

Grey Art Gallery Exhibit: "Icons of the Desert: Early Aboriginal Paintings from Papunya"

Posing Beauty Photography Exhibition

Monday, September 21

Common Challengs, Uncommon Cities: Mega-Projects-New York
6:30 - 8:30 pm, NYU Wagner, The Puck Building, Rudin Forum for Civic Dialogue
295 Lafayette Street, 2nd Floor. RSVP here.

French Literature in the Making: Charles Dantzig
7 pm, La Maison Francaise, 16 Washington Mews (at University Place)

NYU Florence Jazz Faculty Concert
8 pm, 35 West 4th Street, Frederick Loewe Theatre

Tuesday, September 22

"Mobilizing African People for Economic Development"

6 pm, Eisner & Lubin Auditorium, Kimmel Center 4th Floor, 60 Washington Square South

Defining French Taste: Tradition, Quality, and Innovation in the Decorative Arts
7 pm, La Maison Francaise, 16 Washington Mews (at University Place)
Wednesday, September 30

Wednesday, September 23

Educating for Sustainability: A Lecture by Mathis Wackernagel
6 - 7:30 pm, Kimmel Center for University Life, 60 Washington Square South, 10th Floor

Gallery Talk by Fred Myers: "Icons of the Desert: Early Aboriginal Paintings from Papunya"
6:30 - 8 pm, Grey Art Gallery, New York University, 100 Washington Square East

Peter Maass- Crude World: The Violent Twilight of Oil
6:30 - 7:45 pm, NYU Center for Global Affairs, 15 Barclay Street.

Thursday, September 24

Converting Cultures: Islamization, Acculturation, and Ethnicity in Medieval Egypt

6:30 - 8 pm, Medieval and Renaissance Center, 13-19 University Place, Room 222

Making Sense of the Dollar
6:30 - 7:45 pm, Center for Global Affairs, 15 Barclay Street, 4th Floor

Friday, September 25

Combining Science with Conviction
4 - 6 pm, 3rd Floor Lounge, Pless Annex, 82 Washington Square East

Film Screening: Reel Bad Arabs: How Hollywood Villifies a People (USA, 2006, 60 minutes)
6 - 8 pm, 721 Broadway, Room 648.

Tuesday, September 29

Wake Up the Cities: Recent Work by Christian de Portzamparc
6 pm, Center for Architecture, 536 LaGuardia Place

Climate Change and Water Series
6:45 - 8:15 pm, NYU Wagner, The Puck Building, Rudin Forum for Civic Dialogue
295 Lafayette Street, 2nd Floor. RSVP here.

Wednesday, September 30

The Story of the Highline: A Conversation with Robert Hammond and Professor Ingrid Gould Ellen
8 - 10 am, NYU Wagner, The Puck Building, Rudin Forum for Civic Dialogue
295 Lafayette Street, 2nd Floor. RSVP here.

Informed Neighbor
6:30 - 8 pm, NYU Silver Building, 100 Washington Square East, Room 711. RSVP to community.affairs@nyu.edu

Thursday, October 1st

Cancer as a Part of Life: The Journey of the Breast Cancer Survivor
5:30 - 6:30 pm, Bobst Library, Avery Fischer Center (2nd Floor), Avery Room

Israel is Real: An Obsessive Quest to Understand the Jewish Nation and its History
6:30 - 7:45 pm, Center for Global Affairs, 15 Barclay Street, 4th Floor

Friday, October 2nd

A Salute to Alain Robbe-Grillet (1922 - 2008)
2 pm - 9:30 pm, La Maison Francaise, 16 Washington Mews (at University Place) & 19 W. 4th Street, Room 101
Events for September 8 - 18

Daily

Grey Art Gallery Exhibit: "Icons of the Desert: Early Aboriginal Paintings from Papunya"

Friday, September 11

Film Screening: PARIS by Cedric Klapisch
5:30 pm, Cantor Film Center, 36 East 8th Street, 2nd Floor

Monday, September 14

Film Screening and Discussion: Z32
6 - 8 pm, Kevorkian Center, 255 Sullivan Street

Tuesday, September 15

Making the Sudanese Mahdi 'Arab': British Constructions of Race in the Mahdi's Sudan
12:30 - 1:45 pm, Kevorkian Center, 255 Sullivan Street

Sylvie Weil: "Chez les Weil: Andre et Simone
7 pm, La Maison Francaise, 16 Washington Mews (at University Place)

Wednesday, September 16

The Future of Jerusalem and the Peace Process
5:30 pm, Kimmel Center, 60 Washington Square South, Room 914. RSVP required.

Thursday, September 17

Jean-Francois Cope: The Political Situation in France Today
13-19 University Place, The Auditorium (Rm. 102)