Past Event

Symposium on Global Poverty Knowledge

November 8, 2019
2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
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CUNY Graduate Center (Room 5318), 365 Fifth Avenue, New York

Event Description: 

The Symposium on Global Poverty Knowledge seeks to broaden and deepen ongoing conversations by exploring cases of global and postcolonial poverty knowledge. How have intellectuals, activists, and government agencies debated and sought to revolutionize the construction of population statistics, economic indicators, and the concept of global poverty in the twentieth century?

Event Speaker:

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Event Information: 

Please email [email protected] to RSVP. Visit the event webpage or contact Grace Davie at [email protected] with any questions.

Sponsored by the Advanced Research Collaborative at CUNY Graduate Center and co-sponsored by Stone Center on Socio-Economic Inequality, the Ph.D. Program in History, the Department of Anthropology, and the Committee on Globalization and Social Change