Through conferences, symposia, debates, and other events, the Paris Center focuses on conflict through the lens of ethnicity, race, and religion.
Ethnicity, Race, Religion, and War
Meet Monique Wells, president of the non-profit association Les Amis de Beauford Delaney. A longtime friend of Reid Hall, she was instrumental in bringing an exhibition of painter Beauford Delaney's work to the Paris Center in 2016, as well as a reading of a recent play documenting the artist's life, Amazing Grace is Yellow by Silver Wainhouse.
The Paris Center welcomed acclaimed author Maryse Condé, recipient of the 2018 New Academy Prize in Literature, for a day-long celebration of her work and legacy.
The Paris Center is pleased to announce its spring 2019 events calendar.
The Institute for Religion, Culture and Public Life (IRCPL) at Columbia University in collaboration with the Columbia Global Center | Paris and co-sponsored by our partners in Europe, is organizing a conference entitled “Populist Power, Faith, and Precarity in Europe.” The conference will consider various forms of popular power in Europe by examining how populism is defined in various contexts, the role of historical movements in the present-day construction of populist narratives and rhetoric(s), how the use of religious identity shapes these movements, as well as the relationship between
The Paris Center will co-sponsor a film series presented by the Columbia Maison Française, co-sponsored by School of the Arts and curated by Nora Philippe with the participation of Maboula Soumahoro.
Columbia Global Centers | Paris is partnering once again with the Columbia Maison Française to present a special film series
With the approach of the American elections and the debate on police accountability fueling the Black Lives Matter movement, Columbia Global Centers | Paris and the MA in History and Literature decided to dedicate the first week in October to a series of events organized around the topic of “Race and Racism: Global Perspectives.”
In celebration of the launch of the exhibition “The Color Line” at the Musée Quai Branly, the Center will dedicate the first week of
As Europe experiences continuing challenges to its social and economic security, the Paris Center is a hub of discussion and debate of today’s most critical issues.
The Paris Center pursued several joint initiatives this spring on the theme of gender and agency.
Two high school students, fighting to draw attention to horrific conditions in the violence-torn Kivu region of the Democratic Republic of Congo, were at the forefront of last night’s event at the Paris Center.