All Upcoming Events

April 6, 2020 - 12:00pm to April 8, 2020 - 3:00pm

The Manchester Meeting Place, Sackville St, Manchester, UK

Alternative Futures and Popular Protest  (AFPP) is an international, cross-disciplinary conference on social movements, protest and cognate topics. It has drawn participants from over 60 countries, whether based in departments of sociology, politics, cultural studies, psychology, economics, history, geography or elsewhere. Discussions are marked by a long-established spirit of...Read more

April 8, 2020 (All day) to April 10, 2020 (All day)

University of Manchester, UK

The second annual State Violence Research Network conference has a theme for this year's conference: 'Riot, Rebellion, Resistance, Repression: Representations of and Responses to Protest, Policing, and Power from 1900 to the Present', and is...Read more

April 30, 2020 - 9:00am to May 1, 2020 - 5:00pm

Moore Institute National University of Galway, Ireland

What constitutes acts of resistance in today’s era of digital surveillance and algorithmic determination? How can artists and other creative makers introduce new modes of engaging with digital technologies that reveal and challenge increasingly uninhabitable conditions? And how do challenges related to digital platforms and networked media environments intersect...Read more

image of Angela Davis

May 9, 2020 - 7:00pm

Gateway City Arts, 92 Race St.,Holyoke, MA, USA

SAVE THE DATE: The Rosenberg Fund for Children (RFC) will celebrate their 30th anniversary with an intergenerational celebration of activism, family and community in this gala event .

You’re invited to an evening with activist icon, scholar and RFC Advisory Board member Angela Y. Davis and former...Read more

June 8, 2020 - 9:00am to June 11, 2020 - 5:00pm

Gettysburgh College, Pennslyvania, USA


The Consortium of North American Peace Programs (CONAPP) presents the first undergraduate student-centered, peace and justice conference. ...Read more

June 12, 2020 - 9:00am to June 13, 2020 - 5:00pm

San Diego State Univ. San Diego, CA

To celebrate 25 years of progress in our field of research, Mobilization will  host a conference to explore a compelling contemporary question: How do current challenges to democratic institutions affect protests, resistance and social movement mobilization? Their goal is to offer a place for the lnternationel com­munity social movement...Read more

July 7, 2020 - 4:00pm to July 10, 2020 - 7:00pm

Remote only

Two cross-disciplinary colloquia run out of Warwick University, UK  (and later on at Monash University, Australia  December 15-16 2020) will explore the genealogy of ideas of freedom, autonomy, liberation and emancipation, current challenges...Read more