NYC: Walking with the Comrades – Arundhati Roy

Walking with the Comrades
Deep in the forests, under the pretense of battling Maoist guerillas, the Indian government is waging a vicious total war against its own citizens-a war undocumented by a weak domestic press and fostered by corporations eager to exploit the rare minerals buried in tribal lands. Chronicling her months spent living with the rebel guerillas in the forests, Roy addresses the much larger question of whether global capitalism will tolerate any societies existing outside of its colossal control.
 Arundhati Roy
Wednesday November 9th 2011
7.00 PM – 9.00 PM
The ProshanskyAuditorium
Cuny Graduate Center
 365 Fifth Ave at 34th Street

Free and open to the public

Co-sponsored by the Committee on Globalization and Social Change and the Center for Humanities CUNY

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