The Crisis in the Universities: Is there an Alternative? The New School and Beyond.

My academic institution, like many others in the world, forecasts a severe financial crisis as a result of the response to COVID-19. It has, as a result, preemptively announced job furloughs and other severe measures, including pay cuts to faculty and staff. Many members of the community have, however, perceived the institution as having become … More The Crisis in the Universities: Is there an Alternative? The New School and Beyond.

The Covid-19 crisis in India, the US, and the World (English Text of Interview with Telugu newspaper Eenadu)

Text of my responses sent on April 10th (in English) to questions by Telugu Newspaper Eenadu reporter Narasimha Reddy, leading to an interview published on April 16th.  Much has changed already in the fast moving world of the Covid-19 crisis, but I put up these questions and responses in case of interest to readers in … More The Covid-19 crisis in India, the US, and the World (English Text of Interview with Telugu newspaper Eenadu)