Building Education for the Commons

GCAS Interviews Professor Kenneth Surin (Duke University)

I had the pleasure of interviewing one of my dear friends whom I met as a graduate student at Duke University, Professor Kenneth Surin.  He was the first to expose me … Continue reading

April 22, 2015 · Leave a comment

GCAS “Democracy Rising” Conference Athens–Thur to Sun (July 16-19) Free to the Public

The Global Center for Advanced Studies-Not just a school–a movement For our Conference, Democracy Rising Information please go here: DEMOCRACY RISING PROGRAM PAGE

April 21, 2015 · 3 Comments

Hope, It’s Never Too Late

As different struggles for justice emerge around the world today, what’s intrinsic about them is that they are more than the material event per se.  There is a surplus to … Continue reading

April 21, 2015 · Leave a comment

Prof. Jeremy Fernando. On walking with my teacher — writing, ink, calamari … , 2015.

In this talk which was delivered at UC Davis on 26 February 2015, Jeremy Fernando attempts to open the relationality between walking and thinking — movement and thought — through … Continue reading

April 14, 2015 · 1 Comment

GCAS–Forging Partnerships

The Global Center for Advanced Studies (GCAS) Partnerships At its core, education is about the open and shared collaboration of knowledge, ideas, and research for the mutual benefit of all human … Continue reading

April 9, 2015 · 1 Comment

GCAS Deleuze Series with Prof. Dorothea Olkowski, Sunday APRIL 12 @ 2PM EST

The Global Center for Advanced Studies is pleased to announce our free and open lecture Series on Deleuze directed by Prof. Dorothea Olkowski, a leading theorist on Deleuze and contemporary philosophy.  Please … Continue reading

April 5, 2015 · Leave a comment

GCAS President, Alain Badiou discusses the Greek Situation with Stathis Kouvelakis in the Jacobin

The President of The Global Center for Advanced Studies, Alain Badiou discusses the current situation in Greece with Stathis Kouvelakis.  Both Badiou and Kouvelakis will be speaking at our World … Continue reading

April 3, 2015 · Leave a comment