Saskia Sassen: Sociology Annual Lecture

When:
March 21, 2017 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm America/Toronto Timezone
2017-03-21T17:00:00-04:00
2017-03-21T19:00:00-04:00
Where:
Senate Chamber, N940 Ross Building
4700 Keele St
North York, ON M3J 1P3
Canada
Cost:
Free
Saskia Sassen: Sociology Annual Lecture @ Senate Chamber, N940 Ross Building | Toronto | Ontario | Canada

Saskia Sassen is the Robert S. Lynd Professor of Sociology and co-chairs the Committee on Global Thought, Columbia University. Her recent books are Territory, Authority, Rights: From Medieval to Global Assemblages (Princeton University Press 2008), A Sociology of Globalization (W.W.Norton 2007) and the fourth fully updated edition of Cities in a World Economy (Sage 2011). The Global City came out in a new, fully updated edition in 2001. Her books are translated into 21 languages. She is currently working on When Territory Exits Existing Frameworks (Under contract with Harvard University Press). She contributes regularly to OpenDemocracy.net and HuffingtonPost.com.