Events

The following public talks on the American Resistance are upcoming (Note events canceled due to Coronavirus Pandemic. Hopefully, some will be rescheduled):

  • CANCELED: 30 March 2020 –  “American Resistance: Looking Back while Marching Forward”  Centre for International Climate and Environmental Research (CICERO), Oslo, Norway.
  • CANCELED: 31 March 2020 – Keynote address on climate activism and resistance at the Norwegian Shipowners’ Association annual meeting, Oslo, Norway.
  • CANCELED: 21 April 2020 –  Conversation with Sara Salem at the London School of Economics, London, England. 6:30-8pm.
  • CANCELED: 24 April 2020 – “American Resistance: Looking Back while Marching Forward”  Oxford University, Oxford, England.
  • 13 October 2020 –  “American Resistance: Looking Back while Marching Forward” Frankfurt in Paris talk at Reid Hall, Paris, France.
  • June 2021 – “Distributed Organizing: Opportunities and Challenges of Contemporary Grassroots Politics” plenary panel on The Elements of Social Movement Strategy: Constructions and Constraints at the RESCHEDULED Protest and Resistance in Contemporary Democracies Conference, San Diego State University

Selected Previous Talks (in reverse order):

  • 21 February 2020 – American Resistance: from the Women’s March to the Blue Wave.” Prairie Lights Bookstore, Iowa City, IA. 12-1:30pm.
  • 22 February 2020  – “Building Partnerships for American Resistance” (co-sponsored by Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom, AFSC Iowa, Catholic Peace Ministry, First Unitarian Church DSM, Interfaith Green Coalition, Iowa Chapter Sierra Club, Iowa Citizens for Community Improvement, Iowa Federation of Labor AFL-CIO, Iowa Interfaith Power and Light, Meth­odist Federation for Social Action Iowa Chapter, Middle East Peace Education Coalition). First Unitarian Church,1800 Bell Avenue, Des Moines, IA. 1:30-4pm.
  • 10 February 2020 – Conversation with Marshall Ganz at the Harvard Kennedy School, Cambridge, MA.
  • 9 February 2020 – Conversation with Erica Chenoweth at Small Planet Institute, Cambridge, MA.
  • 9 February 2020 – University of Southern Maine, Portland, Maine.
  • 3 February 2020 – University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada.
  • 22 January 2020 -Conversation with Matt Rogers, Busboys and Poets, Shirlington, VA.
  • 16 January 2020 – University of Colorado, Boulder, CO
  • 15 January 2020 – Conversation with Ian Silverii, Tattered Cover, Denver, CO.
  • 3 December 2019 – Conversation with Will Bunch, Main Point Books, Wayne, PA.
  • 2 December 2019 – Conversation with Ezra Levin, Swarthmore College, Swarthmore, PA.
  • 23 November 2019 – Conversation with Maya Berry, Politics and Prose, Washington, DC.
  • 15 November 2019 – Conversation with Joan Walsh and Micah Sifry, Civic Hall, NY, NY.
  • 14 November 2019 – Conversation with Vanessa Wruble, Astoria Bookstore, Queens, NY.
  • 7 November 2019 – Kramerbooks, Washington, DC.
  • 5 November 2019 – Social Science Research Council, Brooklyn, NY.
  • 4 November 2019 – Institute for Public Knowledge, NYU, NY, NY.
  • 6 September 2019 – University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada.
  • 9 March 2018 – Panel Discussion on activism in the age of Resistance, The Girls’ Lounge at SXSW, Austin, Texas.
  • 8 July 2018-Plenary Speaker on “The Science of Marching for Science: Leveraging scholarship to inform science advocacy and education strategies” panel at the inaugural S|GNS Summit (Science | Government, Institutions & Society),  9am, Hilton, Chicago.