IGE Podcast (SUNY Oswego)

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Translating The Stone Building, with Sevinç Türkkan

June 4th, 2020

Interview with Prof. Sevinç Türkkan, who teaches modern Turkish literature and intellectual history at the University of Rochester. She visited SUNY Oswego on November 21, 2019 to give a talk titled “Translating The Stone Building: Modern Turkish Literature, Incarceration, Activism." She is interviewed by IGE Fellow and associate professor in Sociology Evelyn Clark.

“Science, Epidemiology and the Environment: Lessons from COVID-19″ with Isabelle Bichindaritz, Fehmi Damkaci and Lisa Glidden

May 13th, 2020

Panel #4 in the IGE discussion series COVID-19: The Crisis as a Global Opportunity.

“Media, technology and the public sphere in times of Coronavirus” with Eric Blanchard, Ulises Mejias and Jason Zenor

May 6th, 2020

Panel 3 in the IGE online discussion series COVID-19: The Crisis as a Global Opportunity.

“Rethinking Education during COVID-19″ with Marcia Burrell, Greg Ketcham, and Ritu Radhakrishnan.

April 29th, 2020

Panel #2 in the IGE discussion series COVID-19: The Crisis as a Global Opportunity.

“Capitalism, inequality, and the social toll of the pandemic” with Lisa Glidden and Josh McKeown*

April 22nd, 2020

Panel #1 in the IGE discussion series COVID-19: The Crisis as a Global Opportunity.

*Correction: Dr. McKeown is Associate Provost (not Associate Dean)

“Contemporary Protests: Identity, Methods and Democracy in Brazil” with Ricardo F. Mendonça

November 27th, 2019

The 21st century has witnessed massive demonstrations throughout the world. This presentation seeks to make sense of this current scenario through an analysis of the Brazilian case, focusing on the 2013 demonstrations and the years that followed them. Dr. Mendonça is a Fulbright Visiting Scholar at UC Irvine. More info at https://ufmg.academia.edu/RicardoFabrinoMendon%C3%A7a

“Automated Use of WhatsApp in Brazilian Elections” with Marco Konopacki

November 27th, 2019

Marco Antonio Konopacki shares the results of a study he conducted about patterns of behavior and coordination among WhatsApp users during the 2018 Brazilian election. This event raised concerns in the media, academia and society about the strategic use of political campaigning on social networks, and there is strong evidence of automation in multiple WhatsApp groups. More info: bit.ly/computational-power

Indian documentary filmmaker Pankaj Rishi Kumar

November 27th, 2019

Pankaj Rishi Kumar produces, directs, shoots, and edits his own films under the banner of Kumar Talkies (kumartalkies.blogspot.com/). His films have been screened at festivals all over the world, and he is the recipient of numerous grants as well as an Asia Society fellowship at Harvard. Thanks to Bennet Schaber for production assistance.

“Turkey: Peaceful Rebellion Against Autocracy” with Stephen Kinzer

October 23rd, 2019

Stephen Kinzer is an award-winning foreign correspondent who has covered more than 50 countries on five continents. Kinzer spent more than 20 years working for the New York Times, and has authored multiple books including Crescent & Star: Turkey Between Two Worlds. This is a summary of his keynote address delivered at the Global Awareness Conference at SUNY Oswego.

Independent Cuban Cinema, with Miguel Coyula and Lyn Cruz

October 23rd, 2019

Interview with Cuban filmmaker Miguel Coyula and actor Lyn Cruz, who discussed their latest film (screened at Oswego): Corazón Azul. Parts of this podcast are in Spanish.

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