John Roemer, Elizabeth S. and A. Varick Stout Professor of Political Science
and Economics

Previous Episodes


February 18, 2015
Guest: David Cameron, Professor of Political Science
Subject: Greece and the latest Eurozone crisis.


February 11, 2015
Guest: Kishwar Rizvi, Associate Professor, History of Art
Subject: The Transnational Mosque: Architecture and Historical Memory in the Contemporary Middle East

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February 4, 2015
Guest: Jenifer Van Vleck, Assistant Professor of History & American Studies
Subject: Empire of the Air: Aviation and the American Ascendancy


January 28, 2015
Guest: Leslie Harkema, Assistant Professor of Spanish
Subject: Miguel de Unamuno and "The Young Literature"


January 21, 2015
Guest: Marijeta Bozovic, Assistant Professor of Slavic Languages and Literatures
Subject: Radical Poetics after the Soviet Union



Episode: May 13, 2009


The Elizabeth S. and A. Varick Stout Professor of Political Science and Economics, Professor John Roemer’s research concerns political economy and distributive justice. His books include Racism, Xenophobia, and Distribution; Democracy, Education, and Equality; Political Competition; Equality of Opportunity; and Theories of Distributive Justice. Professor Roemer talks about the future of capitalism.

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