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Lecture and Awarding of the Havens Center Award for Lifetime Contribution to Critical Scholarship
October 19, 2017 @ 7:00 pm CDT
Note: This is an event by the UW Havens Center for Social Justice and the History Department.
“1917-2017: Wars and Revolutions”
The Havens Center Award for Lifetime Contribution to Critical Scholarship will be awarded to Tariq Ali–writer, journalist and filmmaker. Following his lecture, Tariq Ali will be joined on stage for an interview with journalist David Barsamian of Alternative Radio.
Tariq Ali has written more than two dozen books on world history and politics, and seven novels (translated into over a dozen languages) as well as scripts for the stage and screen. He is an editor of New Left Review and lives in London. His nonfiction books include Pirates Of The Caribbean, Conversations with Edward Said, Bush in Babylon, Clash of Fundamentalisms, The Obama Syndrome, and The Extreme Centre: A Warning. His most recent book, The Dilemmas of Lenin: Terrorism, War, Empire, Love, Revolution, was released in April 2017.