Exploring Emergent Global Thresholds

Event Date: 

Tuesday, November 7, 2017 -
12:00pm to 2:00pm

Event Location: 

  • Orfalea Center Seminar Room - 2320 Girvetz Hall
  • Book Launch

Exploring Emergent Global Thresholds: Towards 2030

In celebration of the launch of the latest publication sponsored by the Orfalea Center, join us for a panel on global futures, featuring editors and contributors to the volume. Light refreshment will be provided. 

Speakers

Richard Falk, Distinguished Fellow, Orfalea Center for Global & International Studies
Manoranjan Mohanty, Council for Social Development, New Delhi
Hilal Elver, UN Special Rapporteur on the Right to Food
Vinay Lal, Professor of History, UCLA
Victor Faessel, Mellichamp Initiative on 21st Century Global Dynamics, UCSB

Moderator: Mark Juergensmeyer, UCSB Department of Global Studies

Volume Contributors Include

Rajeev Bhargava, Center for the Study of Developing Societies, Delhi
Neera Chandhoke, Indian Council of Social Science Research
Hilal Elver, UN Special Rapporteur on the Right to Food
Victor Faessel, UCSB Mellichamp Initiative, 21st Century Global Dynamics
Richard Falk, Orfalea Center for Global & International Studies
Mark Juergensmeyer, UCSB Department of Global Studies
Radha Kumar, Chair of UN University Council; Director General, Delhi Policy Group
Vinay Lal, UCLA Department of History
George Matthew, Institute of Social Science, Delhi
Nivedita Menon, Jawaharlal Nehru University
Bidyut Mohanty, Institute of Social Science, Delhi
Manoranjan Mohanty, Council for Social Development, Delhi
Achin Vanaik, Delhi University

Event and project sponsored by the Orfalea Center for Global & International Studies