All Upcoming Events

June 7, 2018 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

Special Collections & University Archives Floor 25, W. E. B. Du Bois Library UMass Amherst, MA. USA

Gene Bruskin and Rand Wilson, two seasoned labor organizers with deep roots in Massachusetts, are donating documents and papers from 40 years of labor campaigns and political activism to the UMass archives. 

Please join a reception to celebrate their contributions to the university's archives:

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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. 

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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