[Marxism] Bard College conference on antiwar movement (at Columbia U.)

Louis Proyect lnp3 at panix.com
Tue Mar 23 18:45:29 MST 2004


Conference: Schedule

Saturday - March 27, 2004

Introduction and Welcome
9:00 a.m.

PANEL: Critically Thinking Global Resistance
9:15 a.m.

Leslie Cagan, United for Peace and Justice
Michael Hardt, Duke University
Jonathan Schell, The Nation
Jackie Smith, SUNY Stony Brook
Sidney Tarrow, Cornell University

The Architecture of the Movement
11:00 a.m.

Feedback Politics
Craig Willse, CUNY Graduate Center

Arresting Protest: State Control of the February 15th Protests
Alex Vitale, Brooklyn College

Noah Chasin, Bard College

PANEL: The Representation of the Movement
1:30 p.m.
Media Reports of the Antiwar Movement

3:00 p.m.

Transnational Coalitions and Social Movement Spillover: From Globalization 
to Antiwar
Dana R. Fisher, Columbia University

One Year Later: Cooperation Among Antiwar Groups Before, During, and After 
the Iraq War
Catherine Corrigall-Brown, University of California at Irvine
David Meyer, University of California at Irvine

4:00 p.m.

The 'Peaceful Superpower': What did it Accomplish?
David Cortright, Notre Dame University

Antiwar Politics
5:00 p.m.

Michael Hardt, Duke University
Heather Gautney, CUNY Graduate Center


Sunday - March 28, 2004

10:00 a.m.

Perceptions of War and Justice Among Greek Mobilizers: The Case of the 
Second Iraq War
Iosif Botetzagias, University of Patras, Greece

Cosmopolitics on What Grounds? Notes on February 15th and the (Un)securing 
of the World Picture
Yates McKee

Local Memories in the Global Movements: The "World Peace Now" Movement in Japan
Daishiro Nomiya, Sophia University, Tokyo

Does protest affect international relations?
1:30 p.m.

James Chace, Bard College
Lawrence S. Wittner, SUNY Albany

3:00 p.m.

Why No is Not an Answer: Resistance and Manipulation
Janine Ludwig, Humboldt University, Berlin

February 15th and a New European Public Space
Giovanna Borradori, Vassar College

Towards Democratic Action: February 15th and the Politics of Urgency
Nathan Farrell, Columbia University

Human Rights and The Questions of Intervention 5:00 p.m.

Christopher Hitchens, Vanity Fair
Thomas Keenan, Bard College

6:00 p.m.

Bruce Robbins, Columbia University

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