Leading labor scholars and labor and community activists called together to document the impact of the Trump-era policy changes on workers and their union and to chart the way forward. On Friday, March 2, 12 scholars who were commissioned to write papers for the conference will present. On Saturday,...Read more
As part of our mission to publicize and encourage research gatherings and innovative peaceful-resistance efforts the world over, we offer this calendar of related events. We would like this calendar be as comprehensive as possible, and ask all pertinent organizations to keep us informed of their upcoming activities.
March 2, 2018 - 4:45pm to March 3, 2018 - 3:00pm
Marriott Center in the Campus Center, University of Massachusetts Amherst, MA . USA
March 23, 2018 - 3:00pm to March 24, 2018 - 5:30pm
Campus Center, University of Massachusetts Amherst, MA . USA
The Northeast Queer & Trans People of Color (NEQTPOC) Conference strives to provide unity, empowerment, education, visibility, and validation for all queer- and trans- identifying people of color in the northeast region of the United States.
They strive to cultivate a space where QTPOC can network, grow, and dialogue about the complexities of...Read more
April 3, 2018 (All day) to April 7, 2018 (All day)
Hilton San Francisco Union Square, California, USA
Organizers: Louiza Odysseos (University of Sussex), Myriam Fotou (University of Leicester)
This will be a gathering of a combination of scholars and activists working across a broad range of approaches and perspectives to studying Eurocentrism and racism through a decolonial (and) ethical lens. Our goal is to exchange...Read more
June 11, 2018 - 9:00am to July 7, 2018 - 5:00am
This short-term, accelerated summer program on the Sounds of Resistance: Music and Politics in Ireland is a unique opportunity to explore freedom of expression; how music is and has been viewed, produced and consumed; and how religion, politics and history have shaped the music scene in Ireland. The Seminar...Read more
June 22, 2018 - 9:00am to June 23, 2018 - 5:00pm
Coventry University, Coventry, UK
Peacebuilding and Conflict Transformation Research Group, Centre for Trust, Peace and Social Relations (CTPSR) presents this conference that will explore the power of everyday resistance among Kurds, Kashmiris and Palestinians and the different shapes and forms this takes locally and transnationally.