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Tag: Rhetoric and Politics of Protest and Social Mobilization

Feminist Performance Protests in Latin America

The Center of Global Culture and Communication (An interdisciplinary initiative of Northwestern University’s School of Communication) Presents an installment of the Rhetoric and Politics of Protest and Social Mobilization (RPPSM) Workshop Series: ‘Feminist Performance Protests in Latin America‘    Marcela Fuentes (Performance Studies, Northwestern University) María Inés La Greca (Visiting Scholar from National University of Tres de Febrero, Argentina) Thursday,

Conference on Rhetoric and Politics of Protest and Direct Action, May 19-20, 2022

“Rhetoric and Politics of Protest and Direct Action”  Thursday, May 19, 12-5 p.m. CT TGS Commons, 2122 Sheridan Rd. IL, 60201 Friday, May 20, 10 a.m.- 5 p.m. Room 3-119 McCormick Foundation Center, 1870 Campus Dr, Evanston, IL 60208 Participants Banu Bargu (History of Consciousness, University of California, Santa Cruz) Corey Barnes (Philosophy, University of San

A talk by Juliet Hooker, ‘Disobedience in Black: BLM and Black politics beyond democratic sacrifice

‘Rhetoric and Politics of Protest and Direct Action’ Disobedience in Black BLM and Black Politics Beyond Democratic Sacrifice Juliet Hooker (Political Science, Brown University) Respondents Alan Chavoya (Philosophy, Northwestern University) Alvin Bernard Tillery, Jr. (Political Science, Northwestern University) On Zoom, Thursday February 3, 2022, 4 P.M. C.T. Register  https://northwestern.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJYrdeqoqT4vG9WL0U8iHGGkR6YBInMbTTjy Please download the readings here.

The Democratic Sublime: On Aesthetics and Popular Assembly

The Democratic Sublime: On Aesthetics and Popular Assembly Jason Frank (Government, Cornell University): Respondents: Robert Hariman (Program in Rhetoric & Public Culture, Northwestern University) Jessica Winegar (Anthropology, Northwestern University) November 12, 2021, 12 P.M.- 2 P.M. 1515 Kresge Hall, 1880 Campus Drive, Evanston, IL If you are unable to attend the talk in person, you can also

A Duty to Resist: When Disobedience Should be Uncivil

Rhetoric and Politics of Protest and Direct Action (RPPDA): A workshop series A Duty to Resist: When Disobedience Should be Uncivil (Oxford Up, 2018) by Candice Delmas (Philosophy, Northeastern University) Respondents: Cristina Lafont (Philosophy, Northwestern) Ryan Bince (Doctoral Student in Rhetoric & Public Culture, Northwestern University) ON ZOOM   October 14, 2021, 1.00pm-3.00pm