On Friday, March 13, 2015, Professor Steven Salaita will be participating in two talks at McGill University, part of the Beatty Memorial Fund Lecture Series. They are both free and open to the public. He will address the Montreal community about the implications of his firing from a tenured professorship in the United States, on free speech, academic freedom and speaking out about Palestine.
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The Sound, Vision, Action International Colloquium was held from November 14 to November 15 at the McCord Museum in Montreal. It aimed to put contemporary art and scholarship in sound studies and visual culture in direct dialogue around questions of power and politics. The following is a summary of #SVA2014 in pictures.
Introduction by Jonathan Sterne and Nick Mirzoeff
Glenn Greenwald. Photo credit: Owen Egan.