PRE-REGISTRATION DISCOUNTS END JUNE 27th, 2019

LEFT FORUM 2019
 

PANELS TO BE HELD AT
LONG ISLAND UNIVERSITY - BROOKLYN CAMPUS
1 University Plaza,
Brooklyn, NY 11201


PLENARIES TO BE HELD AT:
ST. FRANCIS COLLEGE - FOUNDERS HALL
180 Remsen Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201

 


Schedule Outline and Conference FAQ for Left Forum 2019

*more detailed FAQ coming later this week*



When is Left Forum?

Friday, June 28th - Sunday, June 30th 2019


Where is the conference? Where do I enter?

Left Forum 2019 Will be Held at 2 Locations. The panel sesions and daytime events will take place a Long Island University the Plenarys will take Place at St. Francis College.

 

Registration, Exhibition, panels, workshops,
book readings and film screenings at:

LONG ISLAND UNIVERSITY
BROOKLYN CAMPUS
1 University Plaza,
Brooklyn, NY 11201

 

PLENARY SESSIONS at:
ST. Francis Colletge



When you arrive at Long Island University - Brooklyn, all conference participants should come to the campus courtyard entrance at Flatbush Avenue (Right next to the giant red arches). Once you enter the court yard, you will follow the signs to the Library Learning Center (LLC) Building for registration. On Saturday and Sunday, you will know you are at the right building when you see the exhibition and book fair area. To avoid missing part of the panel sessions, we ask you to arrive at least 30 minutes prior to the panel session you wish to attend (or speak). Come early and enjoy the book and organizational fair before the panel session start time.

 

Travel directions

 

PANEL SESSION / EXHIBITION LOCATION:
Long Island University - Brooklyn
1 University Plaza
Brooklyn, NY 11201

SUBWAY:
2, 3, 4, 5 to Nevins Street
A, C to Lafayette Avenue
B, D, N, Q, R  to DeKalb Avenue - This station is wheelchair accessible.*
G to Fulton Street
 
* Consult with www.mta.info to check for Escalator & Elevator Outages.
 
BUS:
B25, B26, B52 to Fulton Street and Bond Street
B38 to DeKalb Avenue and Flatbush Avenue Extension
B54 to Myrtle Avenue and Fleet Place
 
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PLENARY LOCATION:
St. Francis College
180 Remsen Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201
 
SUBWAY:
2, 3 to Borough Hall - This station is wheelchair accessible.*
4, 5 to Borough Hall - Northbound Only
N, R to Court Street
 
* Consult with www.mta.info to check for Escalator & Elevator Outages.
 
BUS:
B25, B26, B38, B41, B52, B103 to Cadman Plaza West and Montague Street
B45 to Joralemon Street and Court Street
 
TRAVEL BETWEEN LONG ISLAND UNIVERSITY BROOKLYN AND ST. FRANCIS COLLEGE:

WALKING
15
SUBWAY
2, 3, 4, 5 - Uptown from Nevins Street to Borough Hall
N, R - Uptown from DeKalb Avenue to Court Street
 
BUS
B25, B26 - From Fulton Street/Bond Street to Cadman Plaza West/Montague Street
B38 - From DeKalb Avenue/Flatbush Avenue Extension to Cadman Plaza West/Montague Street


How do I register for Left Forum?

Click HERE to be sent to our registration page.


When does registration end?

You can register at our discounted pre-conference rates until 12:00 PM on Thursday, June 27th.
After this you date, registration will take place on-site at our regular rates.

How can I volunteer at the conference (AND receive a free registration to Left Forum)?

As always, we will need many on-site conference volunteers. You can learn more about the volunteer shifts and roles HERE...And thank you, thank you, thank you, in advance!


What does the conference schedule look like?

 

LEFT FORUM 2019 CONFERENCE SCHEDULE
FRIDAY, JUNE 28 SATURDAY, JUNE 29 SUNDAY, JUNE 30
3:30pm
Doors open for Registration            
9:00am
Doors open for Registration
9:00am
Doors open for Registration
4:00 PM
Organization Fair
10:00 - 12:00 PM
Session 1
10:00 - 12:00 PM
Session 4
5:00 PM - 6:45 PM
FRIDAY PANEL SESSION A
12:30 - 2:30 PM
Session 2
12:30 - 2:30 PM
Session 5
7:00 PM- 9:00 PM
Film Screening
3:00 - 5:00 PM
Session 3
3:00 - 5:00 PM
Session 6
  END OF SATURDAY EVENTS @ LIU
PLENARY @  ST. FRANCIS COLLEGE
END OF SATURDAY EVENTS @ LIU
PLENARY @  ST. FRANCIS COLLEGE
  6:15 PM
Doors open for the Evening Plenary       
6:15 PM
Doors open for the Closing Plenary       
  7:00 PM  - 9:15 PM
Evening Plenary
7:00 PM - 9:15 PM
Closing Plenary


What are the hours of the exhibition space?

Left Forum will have one large exhibition space for this year's conference. Hours for the space:
Saturday, 9:00am - 7:30pmSunday, 9:00am - 7:30pm.


Who is exhibiting at Left Forum?

We have many exhibitors (booksellers, vendors, organizations, and more) signed up for Left Forum 2019. Our list of ehibitors will be posted on our siten soon soon.


Please note that all conference participants, panelists, and workshop facilitators should register and pay the applicable fees. If you have any questions regarding your registration please email us at register@leftforum.org
 

See you at the conference and please write us if you need more information: leftforum@leftforum.org