Date/Time: 17/10/2006 12:00 am
TARIQ ALI and MAHMOOD MAMDANI
Global Confrontations: A Dialogue on Imperialism and Oppositional Movements
October 17th, 2006
CUNY Graduate Center – 365 5th Avenue , New York City
Tariq Ali is a writer and filmmaker. He has written more than a dozen books on world history and politics, as well as scripts for the stage and screen. He is an editor of the New Left Review and lives in London . His books include Bush in Babylon , Clash of Fundamentalisms, and the forthcoming Pirates of the Carribean: Axis of Hope.
Mahmood Mamdani is the Herbert Lehman Professor of Government and Anthropology and Director of the Institute for African Studies at Columbia University . His recent writings focus on the intersection between politics and culture, and the politicization of culture in the making of political identities. His books include Good Muslim, Bad Muslim: America , the Cold War, and the Roots of Terror, and When Victims Become Killers: Colonialism, Nativism, and the Genocide in Rwanda .
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LEFT FORUM organizes the largest annual gathering in North America of the US and international Left. The next conference will take place March 9-11, 2007, in New York City .
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