The transnational dimension of protest?

The ECPR just opened the call for paper for the next ECPR Joint Sessions. I will co-direct one of the workshops dealing with the transnational dimension of recent protests occurring in the Arab, European and North-American countries. With a special focus on imageries/practices of democracy and communication/mediation processes. Here it is the workshop abstract: “The […]

Inaugural Speech of the Consortium on Social Movement Studies

The Consortium on Social Movement Studies, COSMOS, will be inaugurated with a speech by Sidney Tarrow. The inaugural speech will be about “Occupying America: Lessons for Social Movement Theory”. The event is open to the public and, of course, free. Where? At the European University Institute, in Florence (IT). When? On April 30th, from 3 […]

Workshop on Arab Spring(s) / Occupy Wall Street / Indignados

A very promising workshop that I will attend in about a week. Understanding the New Wave of Social Cooperation: A Triangulation of the Arab Revolutions, European Mobilizations and the American Occupy Movement @ the Berkman Center for Internet and Society, Harvard University- Cambridge, MA (Boston). You can read more info about the workshop participants, the […]