Governments Lie: Howard Zinn on Class Warfare, Immigration, Justice, Film and History (2007)

From 1956 through 1963, Zinn chaired the Department of History and social sciences at Spelman College. About the book: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0872864758/ref=as_li_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=9325&creativeASIN=0872864758&linkCode=as2&tag=tra0c7-20&linkId=93d540e35b015c5d05c1546b8ddb2e84 He participated in the Civil Rights Movement and lobbied with historian August Meier “to end the practice of the Southern Historical Association of holding meetings at segregated hotels”. While at Spelman, Zinn served as an […]

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On this edition of Conversations with History, UC Berkeley’s Harry Kreisler is joined by linguist and political activist Noam Chomsky to discuss activism, anarchism and the role the United States plays in the world today. Series: “Conversations with History” [6/2002] [Public Affairs] [Humanities] [Show ID: 6568]

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Noam Chomsky is an eminent American theoretical linguist, cognitive scientist and philosopher, who radically changed the arena of linguistics by assuming language as a uniquely human, biologically based cognitive capacity. He suggested that innate traits in the human brain give birth to both language and grammar. The most important figure in “cognitive revolution” and “analytic […]

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On Sunday, February 21, 2016, Hito Steyerl joined MOCA Assistant Curator Lanka Tattersall in conversation on the occasion of her first-ever Los Angeles exhibition, Hito Steyerl: Factory of the Sun. The two discussed Steyerl’s process, problems of representation, protest movements, and the nature of time. Hito Steyerl: Factory of the Sun runs at MOCA Grand […]

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MOCA Director Philippe Vergne, USC’s Suzanne Hudson, and artist Mary Weatherford discuss the work of Mark Rothko. Rothko’s paintings strive to express complex human emotions through vast color fields vibrating against one another. The works are physically bound by the edges of the canvas, but their impact lays in the experience of viewing. Director: Alexa […]

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Artist Gabriel Kuri and MOCA Chief Curator Helen Molesworth take a look at Gabriel Orozco’s multidimensional practice. Engaging painting, sculpture, drawing, photography, and installation, Orozco explores the very nature of creative and artistic production. Director: Alexa Karolinski Camera: Caleb Heller Editor: Grace Kline Music: Ben Sterling Color Grade: Nick Sanders, The Mill Sound Mix: Owen […]

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