It’s the final stretch. Post-break, you might have time for a few distractions.
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Society, Toleration, and the Jews: Ira Katznelson, professor of political science and history, will discuss toleration “as an alternative to persecution.” Sounds good to us. 6:15 PM @ Low Rotunda.
Brinkley, Foner, and Stiglitz: Capitalism is in crisis. How will it affect our politics? Probably the same way every other economic crisis has: protectionism. 7:30 PM @ 309 Havemeyer.
Indian Chief Justice P.N. Bhagwati: Interpreting the country’s relatively new constitution in favor of broad human rights. 5:00 PM @ 101 Jerome Greene Hall.
New York City at 400: Representations of the island through time; part of a year-long celebration of a really old city. 7:00 PM @ Deutsches Haus 420 W. 116th St
Free screening of Defiance: Hosted by Ferris Reel. 7:30 @ Roone Cinema.
Unexpectedly Dancing in Boise: A CC senior’s thesis has gone off-broadway. TRF, 8:00 PM @ The Producer’s Club Theatres, 44th St. between 8th and 9th Ave.
Chowdah: Brand new, sexy material. 9:00 PM @ Wien Lounge.