Sunday, September 14, 2008

Mark Engler in Miami and Sarasota Next Week

Mark Engler will be in Florida next week.

HOW TO RULE THE WORLD: The Coming Battle Over the Global Economy
by Mark Engler.(Nation Books).
Mark Engler, a journalist, activist, and policy expert, details how the Bush administration has reshaped globalization in ways that few protesters in Seattle or elsewhere could have foreseen: Global trade talks are collapsing. The roles of international institutions like the WTO, IMF, and World Bank are dramatically changing. U.S. unilateralism and the disastrous war in Iraq have deepened international divisions. As a result, the stage is now set for a critical new debate about the global economy.

Monday, September 22, 2008, 4:00 p.m. Miami, FL
Guest lecture in Julie Zeng's class on International Political Economy, Florida International University, University Park Campus, classroom GC280.

-- Tuesday, September 23, 2008, 2:00 p.m. Miami, FL
Public lecture at the Marc Pavilion, Florida International University, University Park Campus. Mark Engler discusses the decline of neoliberalism, the rise of the Latin American left, and the coming battle over the global economy. Sponsored by the Jack Gordon Institute for Public Policy and Citizenship Studies and the Center for Labor Research and Studies, both at FIU. For further information, call 305-348-2616.

-- Wednesday, September 24, 2008, time tbd, Sarasota, FL
New College of Florida, location tbd. Book talk and discussion with Mark Engler about globalization and fighting empire after Bush.

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