Futures of Democratic Social Movements

Event Information

Date & Time
December 7, 2017 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
Location Information
LSA Bicentennial Theme Semester Symposium: Crisis Democracy
Event Type
Panel Discussion

The Futures of Democratic Social Movements panel features: 

  • Cedric de Leon, Associate Professor of Sociology, Tufts University
  • Jessica Garrick, Doctoral Candidate, Sociology, University of Michigan
  • Maria Cotera U-M American Cultures

Crisis Democracy: Conversations on Politics in America encourages the university community to reflect on, interpret, and imagine the future of political participation, inclusion and expression. Conversations between academics and local organizers explore topics including: legal developments that affect citizen democratic participation, debates over free speech and safe spaces, and the shifting configurations of social movements.

This LSA Bicentennial Theme Semester event is presented with support from the College of Literature, Science, and the Arts and the University of Michigan Bicentennial Office. Additional support provided by the Department of History and the Eisenberg Institute for Historical Studies.

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