“In this richly engaging history of globalization, Chanda depicts today's growing global interconnectedness as part of a larger drama...” —Foreign Affairs
“This is a book filled with fascinating information. And Chanda makes the most of his training as both a journalist and a scholar...” —Newsweek
“Bound Together is a timely reminder of how global exchanges lie at the very basis of human society...” —The Straits Times
“Mr. Chanda has a lively mind, and he writes with a bright pen...” —The New York Times
“This tracking of the evolution of globalisation dispels many prevailing academic assumptions and theories....” —World Business
“Two cheers for globalisation...” —The Independent
Friday, November 7, 2008 at 7:30 p.m.
The Art Institute of Chicago
Chicago Humanities Festival
Nayan Chanda, Yale Center for the Study of Globalization, will discuss his book. It will be held at the The Art Institute of Chicago's Fullerton Auditorium. President and Eloise W. Martin Director of the Art Institute James Cuno again presents this annual Festival lecture, to be given this year by esteemed journalist Nayan Chanda. His book reminds readers that globalization, far from being new, is a process of interconnectedness and interdependence that began thousands of years ago and continues to this day with increasing speed and ease.
Bound Together in Conversation with Thomas L. Friedman
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Friday, June 22, 8:00-9:00 am
The Chicago Council on Global Affairs Presents
A Discussion with Nayan Chanda
Nayan Chanda, Yale Center for the Study of Globalization, will discuss his book. It will be held at the The Chicago Council on Global Affairs, 332 South Michigan Avenue, Suite 1100, Chicago, Illinois. Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. Continental breakfast and discussion: 8:00-9:00am. Fee: Complimentary. Exclusively for members of the Board of Directors, Chairman's Circle, and President's Circle. Advance registration is required. Registration closes June 21, 2007 at 12:00 noon.
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Conversations with History
Institute of International Studies, UC Berkeley
Conversations Host Harry Kreisler welcomes author Nayan Chanda for a discussion of his new book, Bound Together. Viewing globalization in historical perspective, Chanda, the editor of Yaleglobal Online, explains what is distinctive about the current manifestation of globalization and provides insight into the opportunities and problems posed by this phenomena with deep roots in humanity's urge to be bound together.