Schedule Fall 2017
October 3: Jacob R Boersema, The Global Movement Against Racism: Connections and Contrasts.
October 17: Tyler Olsen, Rancière, Liberal Democracy, and Play: Moving Beyond Immanent Critique.
October 24: Guya Accornero, Housing and Anti-gentrification movements in Lisbon and New York’s Lower East Side. A Preliminary Comparison.
Discussant: Charlotte Thomas Hébert
October 31: Kumru Totkamis, Entrenchments of Peace that wasn’t. Kurdish Politics in an increasingly authoritarian Turkey and a volatile region.
November 7: Christoph Sorg, “You are not a loan”: Financialization, debt-related grievances, and social movements.
Discussants: Stacy Williams
November 14: John Krinsky, tba.
November 28: Luke Elliott-Negri, Isaac Jabola-Carolus, James M. Jasper, Marc Kagan, Jessica Mahlbacher, Manès Weisskircher, and Anna Zhelnina, Strategic Time: ???
December 5: André L. L. F. Sales, Activism and Militancy in Brazil: between Repertories and Institutions.