2011 Conference Schedule

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A. Friday Registration—1:00 - 6:30 p.m. | B. Opening Plenary—Friday 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. | C. Saturday Registration—7:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. | D. Panel Session 1—Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 11:50 a.m. | E. Panel Session 2—Saturday 12:00 p.m. – 1:50 p.m. | F. Lunch—Saturday 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. & Raffle—2:15p.m. – 2:50 p.m. | G. Panel Session 3—Saturday 3:00 p.m. – 4:50 p.m. | H. Panel Session 4—Saturday 5:00 p.m. – 6:50 p.m. | I. Social Space & Exhibition Gathering—Saturday 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. | J. Saturday Night Panel Event—7:30 – 9:00 p.m. | K. Sunday Registration—8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. | L. Panel Session 5—Sunday 10:00 a.m. – 11:50 a.m. | M. Panel Session 6—Sunday 12:00 p.m. – 1:50 p.m. | N. Lunch—Sunday 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. & Raffle—2:15p.m. – 2:50 p.m. | O. Panel Session 7—Sunday 3:00 p.m. – 4:50 p.m. | P. Closing Plenary—Sunday 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

A. Friday Registration—1:00 - 6:30 p.m. [top]

B. Opening Plenary—Friday 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. [top]
With: Barbara Ehrenreich, Cornel West, Paul Mason, and Laura Flanders

C. Saturday Registration—7:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. [top]

D. Panel Session 1—Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 11:50 a.m. [top]

E. Panel Session 2—Saturday 12:00 p.m. – 1:50 p.m. [top]

F. Lunch—Saturday 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. & Raffle—2:15p.m. – 2:50 p.m. [top]

G. Panel Session 3—Saturday 3:00 p.m. – 4:50 p.m. [top]
 
Aesthetics in Protests
Against Capitalism and Imperialism
Alter-Globalization: Becoming an Actor in the Global Age
Art as a Weapon in Western Sahara: New Strategies in the Fight for Independence
Being a Black Lesbian in American, A Discussion of How “THE LIFE” Has Changed!
Black Liberation Theory: Towards Praxis & Solidarity
Building a New Priorities Network to Move the Money
Building Solidarity through Community Power: Community-Labor Coalitions
Capital’s War on Labor, Labor’s Civil Wars
Contested Forms of Protest and Struggle and the Neoliberal World Order
Critical Issues for Marxist Feminists Today
Defending the Public Square: Public Education and Teacher Unions Under Attack
Ecological and Economic Crises: Making Linkages
Ecstatic Pedagogy inside the Classroom and Out
Engaging Youths & Coummunity in Dialogue: Our Roles in Cultivating Global Peace?
Ethical Socialism?
Forbidden Fruit: The Role of Spirituality in the Left
Global Warming and Economic Cooling: Causes and Fight-back Strategies
How the Exception Became the Rule: The American Middle Class
How to Achieve Solidarity in the Electoral Arena - A Debate
Identities, Multiculturalism, and Solidarity
Increasingly Boisterous - Making Action More Direct
Jewish solidarity with the Palestinian struggle
Labor relations in China
Latin America after the Neoliberal Debacle
Left Movements in Contemporary India-I
Lukács's Marxism
Marx for Today. Part II: Marx’s Global Reception Today
Movement, generation and moments of excess
Political Documentary Film - What is it good for?
Programs forLeft Rejuvenation
Puerto Rico: Colonialism & the Struggle Against the Privatization of Education
Reading the Bible from the Left: St. Paul the Community Organizer
Solidarity With the Non-human World: Postcolonial Explorations
Sustainablity: Solidarity issues (local and general)
The Betrayal of Haiti 
The Great Recession and its Aftermath  
The Rise of Electronic Voting, the Red Shift and the Question of Election Democracy
The role of Brazil in Geopolitics Today
The State of the Financial Sector
The uses of Islamophobia
Theater of the Oppressed in Building and Organizing Communities
Tous-Ensemble! Making a Unified Fight Against the Attacks, from Europe to the U.S.
Transformative Organizing: The Ultimate Solidarity 
You Bet Your Life! The Struggle for Real Health Care Reform Continues 

H. Panel Session 4—Saturday 5:00 p.m. – 6:50 p.m. [top]

l .Social Space & Exhibition Gathering—Saturday 7:00 p.m.–9:00 p.m. [top]

J. Saturday Night Panel Event—7:30 – 9:00 p.m. [top]
 The Tea Party and the Media

K. Sunday Registration—8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. [top]

L. Panel Session 5—Sunday 10:00 a.m. – 11:50 a.m. [top]


N. Lunch—Sunday 2:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m. & Raffle—2:15 p.m.–2:50 p.m.  [top]

 
O.Panel Session 7—Sunday 3:00 p.m.–4:50 p.m. [top]


With: Malalai Joya, Luciana Castellina, Carlos M. Vilas, and John Nichols.

 

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