Distinguished historians Erica Armstrong Dunbar (Rutgers) and Barbara Krauthamer (UMass) will explore how enslaved and formerly enslaved African American women envisioned and experienced freedom. This is the capstone event of All Hamptons Read, a community-wide reading of...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.
November 27, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Northampton Center for the Arts, 33 Hawley St, Northampton, MA, USA
November 29, 2018 - 3:30pm to 5:30pm
Integrated Science Building (ISB) Room 145, UMass Amherst, USA
Resistance Studies Initiative Fall Speaker Series:
Distinguished researchers and activists share critical reflections on resistance issues.
Refreshments will be served
Open to all
Dr. Otto von Busch is associate professor in Integrated Design at Parsons school of design. He has a background in arts, craft, design and...Read more
December 1, 2018 - 9:00am to December 2, 2018 - 5:00pm
Hotel Mercure Wien Westbanhoff, Vienna, Austria
The 21st century has seen a resurgence in protest movements and political dissent around the world. Some of these have been multi-national – for example Occupy, Black Lives Matter and #MeToo – whereas others have had more limited or localised scope, focused on issues of political corruption, violence against...Read more
March 22, 2019 (All day) to March 23, 2019 (All day)
The Rowe Center 22 Kings Highway Rowe, MA, USA 01367
Join Winona, an international leader in the areas of climate justice, renewable energy, and environmental justice, to “light the Eighth Fire” — illuminating a new path to a sustainable future.
“We have this prophecy called the time of ‘The Seventh Fire,’ in which time we’re told that we...Read more
May 28, 2019 - 9:00am to May 29, 2019 - 5:00pm
University of Tours France
Rebel Streets conference aims to shift the focus from a rather disempowering critical perspective towards urban art to one that stresses its aesthetical and political powers as a part of the urban social resistance. We ask participants to investigate the hypothesis that the aesthetic reconfiguration of the neoliberal...Read more