Counterpoint http://wknofm.org en Interview with Alice Conklin on the History of Anthropology, Ethnology, and Race http://wknofm.org/post/interview-alice-conklin-history-anthropology-ethnology-and-race <p>Host Jonathan Judaken and author Alice Conklin discuss&nbsp;the thorny relationship between science, society, and empire at the high water mark of French imperialism and European fascism, as well as this neglected chapter in the international history of the human sciences.</p><p></p><p> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 17:18:53 +0000 Jonathan Judaken & Justin Willingham 50515 at http://wknofm.org Interview with Alice Conklin on the History of Anthropology, Ethnology, and Race Interview with Rami Khouri on the Causes and Consequences of the Arab Uprising http://wknofm.org/post/interview-rami-khouri-causes-and-consequences-arab-uprising <p>Rami Khouri talks about the consequences of the Arab uprisings starting in Tunisia: were they a flash phenomenon, or the beginning of fundamental changes in the Middle East?&nbsp;</p><p></p><p> Fri, 20 Jun 2014 00:00:00 +0000 Jonathan Judaken & Justin Willingham 48897 at http://wknofm.org Interview with Rami Khouri on the Causes and Consequences of the Arab Uprising Judith Butler on the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict, Anti-Semitism, and Cohabitation http://wknofm.org/post/judith-butler-israeli-palestinian-conflict-anti-semitism-and-cohabitation <p>Internationally renowned philosopher Judith Butler discusses the concept of "binationalism" in the context of the Israel/Palestine conflict, considering its different legacies in Jewish and Palestinian political struggles.</p><p></p><p> Sat, 05 Apr 2014 16:34:22 +0000 Jonathan Judaken & Justin Willingham 45575 at http://wknofm.org Judith Butler on the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict, Anti-Semitism, and Cohabitation Maud Mandel on Muslims and Jews in France http://wknofm.org/post/maud-mandel-muslims-and-jews-france <p>France today has the largest Jewish and Muslim populations living side by side outside of Israel. In her new book <em>Muslims and Jews in France: History of Conflict</em>, Maud Mandel wants to help us understand how this narrative has come about.</p><p></p><p> Fri, 21 Mar 2014 12:44:45 +0000 Jonathan Judaken 44815 at http://wknofm.org Maud Mandel on Muslims and Jews in France Ta-Nehisi Coates on A Deeper Black: Race in America http://wknofm.org/post/ta-nehisi-coates-deeper-black-race-america <p>Ta-Nehisi Coates, national correspondent at The Atlantic, joins host Jonathan Judaken for a discussion on his upbringing, his influences, politics, and race in America.&nbsp;</p><p></p><p> Fri, 21 Feb 2014 00:30:00 +0000 Jonathan Judaken & Justin Willingham 43695 at http://wknofm.org Ta-Nehisi Coates on A Deeper Black: Race in America