Fourth World film tonight

The film The Fourth World will be shown along with a Q&A session with Professor Rashmi Sadana, a member of the Cities & Globalization Working Group. This film explores the lives of slum dwellers in Kenya, Guatema...

The Launch

We had a full house for our first event. Actually, it was an overly full house, with people standing too. It was a great start to the public activities of the Cities and Globalization Working Group. At the launch, which ...

Washington DC as Global City

…NYU anthropologist Tom Looser has noticed that professionals moving through global cities tend to be indifferent to their local surroundings, local history, and local culture, and to feel little responsibility for...