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Dreams Denied

Uptown Campus


Woldenberg Art Center


Newcomb Art Museum

Anthropocene River Campus Public Programs welcomes Campus participants and collaborators and the public to gather together for a slate of experiences open to all. Programming includes offerings by Campus participants, members of the Anthropocene Working Group, and additional Gulf South artists, scholars, and scientists from Tulane University and beyond.
Dreams Denied
Environmental Risk in the Matanza-Riachuelo, Mississippi, and Yamuna River Basins, exhibit tour and panel discussion
Thursday, November 14th, 7pm
Newcomb Art Museum and Freeman Auditorium, Woldenberg Art Center, Tulane Uptown campus
7:00-7:45pm “The American Dream Denied: the New Orleans Residents of Gordon Plaza Seek Relo- cation” exhibit tour with Shannon Rainey (Presi- dent) and Marilyn Amar of Residents of Gordon Plaza, Inc. in the Newcomb Art Museum
8:00pm “Dreams Denied: Environmental Risk in the Matanza-Riachuelo, Mississippi, and Yamuna River Basins” panel with Ravi Agarwal, Christopher Oliver and Débora Swistun, moderated by Amalia Leguizamón, in Freeman Auditorium.
Organized by NOCGS, with support from the Environmental Studies Departments in Tulane’s School of Liberal Arts and the Newcomb Art Museum, in collaboration with the Haus der Kulturen der Welt (HKW) and the Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Berlin (MPIWG).
For more information, please contact Regina Cairns at 504-314-2854 or

Sponsored by:
Other Sponsors: 

Haus der Kulturen der Welt
Max Planck Institute for the History . of Science


Open to:
Graduate students
Prospective undergrads

For more information contact: Regina Cairns via email to or by phone at 504-314-2854
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