Upcoming International 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 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