The University of Brighton’s Social Movement Network iorganised a social movements conference in collaboration with the Council for European Studies. We encourage paper/panel proposals from academics and activists. Details are in the attached flyer.
Keynote speakers: Donatella Della Porta (Scuola Normale Superiore) and Jan Willem Duyvendak (University of Amsterdam).Further details
Dates to be confirmed
‘Friends that last a lifetime’: The Importance of Emotions amongst Volunteers Working with Refugees in Calais.
Dr. Mark Doidge, University of Brighton
Media Activism in the World Social Forum: Rethinking the ‘global public sphere’
Dr. Hilde C. Stephansen, University of Westminster
Beyond the Icons: The Performance of Protest on Social Media in Gezi Park
Dr. Aidan McGarry, Dr. Olu Jenzen and Dr. Hande Eslen-Ziya, University of Brighton
Space as Resistance: Favelas, Space and Resistance at the 2016 Olympic Games
Adam Talbot, University of Brighton