Robin Blackburn
Robin Blackburn (born 1940) is a British historian, a former editor of New Left Review (1981-99), an author of essays on the collapse of Soviet Communism, on the 'Credit Crunch' of 2008, and of books ...
Austin Pendleton
Austin Campbell Pendleton (born March 27, 1940) is an American film, television, and stage actor, a playwright, and a theatre director and instructor.
Pendleton was born in Warren, Ohio, the son o...
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Abraham Yahuda
Abraham Shalom Yahuda (1877–1951) (Hebrew: אברהם שלום יהודה‎) was a Jewish polymath, teacher, writer, researcher, linguist, and collector of rare documents. He was born in Jerusalem to a Jew...
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Howard Van Hyning
Howard Martin Van Hyning (January 9, 1936 – October 30, 2010) was an American percussionist who was best known for his work with the New York City Opera. He built a collection of more than 1,000...
Hannah Arendt
Johanna "Hannah" Arendt (/ˈɛərənt/ or /ˈɑrənt/; [ˈaːʀənt]; 14 October 1906 – 4 December 1975) was a German-born political theorist. Though often described as a philosopher, she rejected that label on ...
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Kian Tajbakhsh
Kian Tajbakhsh (Persian: کیان تاجبخش‎) is an Iranian-American scholar, sociologist and urban planner. He is a dual citizen of the United States and Iran, and has taught at both American and Iran...
Barrie Karp
Barrie Karp (b. 1945 in Laredo, Texas) is an artist, independent scholar and academic. She has been an educator in philosophy, cultural studies, humanities and arts from a feminist and anti-racist per...
Simon Critchley
Simon Critchley (born 27 February 1960) is an English philosopher currently teaching at The New School, who writes primarily on the history of philosophy, political theory, religion, ethics, and aesth...
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Leonard Shure
Leonard Shure (April 10, 1910, Los Angeles – February 28, 1995, Nantucket, Massachusetts) was an American concert pianist. He began his career as a performer at the age of 5 and as a teenager st...
Robert Heilbroner
Robert L. Heilbroner (March 24, 1919 – January 4, 2005) was an American economist and historian of economic thought. The author of some twenty books, Heilbroner was best known for The Worldly Philosop...
Brackette Williams
Brackette F. Williams is an American anthropologist, and Senior Justice Advocate, Open Society Institute. She is currently an associate professor of cultural anthropology at the University of Arizona....
Edward J. Nell
Edward J. Nell (born July 16, 1935) is an American economist and a former professor at the New School for Social Research (NY). Nell was a member of the New School faculty from 1969 to 2014. He achiev...
Jitendra Nath Mohanty
Jitendra Nath Mohanty (also J. N. Mohanty) is an emeritus professor of philosophy at Temple University. Born in Cuttack, in Orissa, India, Professor Mohanty had a distinguished career where he stood f...
Joseph Willard Roosevelt
Joseph Willard Roosevelt (January 16, 1918 – May 18, 2008) was an American pianist and composer.Joseph was the second son of Kermit Roosevelt and Belle Wyatt Willard. His paternal grandparents were U....
Brian Willison
Brian Willison (born May 6, 1977) is the former Executive Director of the Parsons Institute for Information Mapping (PIIM) at The New School and currently oversees an IM program portfolio for The Glob...
Dimitrij Rupel
Dimitrij Rupel (born 7 April 1946) is a Slovenian politician.
Rupel was born in Ljubljana, in what was then the Socialist Republic of Slovenia, into a bourgeois family of former anti-fascist polit...
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Faubion Bowers
Faubion Bowers (29 January 1917 – 17 November 1999) was a noted academic and writer in the area of Asian Studies, especially Japanese theatre. He also wrote the first full-length biography of Russian ...
Richard J. Bernstein
Richard Jacob Bernstein (born May 14, 1932) is an American Philosopher who teaches at The New School for Social Research, and has written extensively about a broad array of issues and philosophical tr...
Michael Cohen (academic)
Michael Cohen (Ph.D., University of Chicago) is Director of the International Affairs Program at The New School. He also works as Advisor to the Dean of the Faculty of Architecture, Design, and Urban ...
Joel Fink
Joel G. Fink is an actor, director, acting coach and theatre administrator. He is a Professor of Theatre for the Theatre Conservatory of the Chicago College of Performing Arts at Roosevelt University ...
Elena Braslavsky
Elena Braslavsky is an American pianist of Russian birth who has had an active international performance career in both the concert and chamber music repertoire since the early 1980s. She currently se...
Susan Cheever
Susan Cheever (born July 31, 1943), an American author, is a prize-winning best-selling writer well-known for her memoir, her writing about alcoholism, and her intimate understanding of American histo...
Sigrid Nunez
Sigrid Nunez (born 1951) is an American writer.
Sigrid Nunez is the daughter of a German mother and a Chinese-Panamanian father. She was born and raised in New York City. She received her BA from ...
Vladan Nikolic
Vladan Nikolic is a Serbian independent film director, screenwriter and film producer. His awards include the TV Sarajevo Award and Zeta Film Award for Best Screenplay, Telluride Indiefest Best Film A...
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Fritz Eichenberg
Fritz Eichenberg (October 24, 1901 – November 30, 1990) was a German-American illustrator who worked primarily in wood engraving. His best-known works were concerned with religion, social justice and...