Five Questions with Deirdre McKay

This is the latest in a series of conversations with our Framing the Global fellows. It’s an opportunity for them to talk about their work as well as a chance…

Exploring The Global In The Classroom

I’m teaching a course on reporting in a global world. We tease apart concepts like globalization and transnationalism to get at what they mean, how terms are interconnected — we…

Five Questions With Tim Bartley

This week’s conversation with a Framing the Global fellow deals with rules and regulations — specifically, the “puzzle of rules.” Tim Bartley is an associate professor of sociology at Ohio…

The Global Converges in Indiana

Next month scholars from a variety of disciplines and backgrounds will make their way to Bloomington, Indiana for the Framing the Global conference. Designed to “explore emerging directions and methodologies…

Five Questions with Zsuzsa Gille

This is the first in what will be a series of Q&A’s with our Framing the Global fellows. Each fellow was asked to answer the same five questions about their…

Entering the Global

What is global? What is “the global”? Is it Castells’s Information Society? Is it a collection of Sassen’s global cities? Or Appadurai’s series of disjunctures? Is it the transnational flow…