Occupy Dalhousie University Tomorrow Nov 16th
Together with U of Occupy and Occupy Nova Scotia
Schedule of Events and Speakers for U of Occupy Event at Dalhousie University tomorrow themed 'Ideas are Free.'
There has been a change in location for this event to the upper lobby of the McCain building. There will be a mic and an amp set up at one end, and the table in the middle will be used as an art station.
10:00am – Kick-off/Welcome remarks
Prof. Chike Jeffers, Department of Philosophy: Social Ethics
10:30am – Prof. Christina Behme, Department of Philosophy: A Lesson and Discussion on Environmental Ethics
11:00 – Space open for students, members of Occupy NS
11:30 – Prof. Mike Doan: Philosophy of Education
12:00 – Alexander Redfield (founder of the Acadia University student farm): Food Politics and Corporatization on Campus
12:30 – Prof. Max Haiven: Edu-Factory, Financial Capitalism and Student Debt, and the Radical Imagination in a History of Social Movements
1:00 – James Green (Occupy Magazine) – Journalism and Censorship
1:30 – Andony Melathopolous (member of the Dalhousie Platypus Society): Does Marxism even Matter?
2:00 – space open for students, members of Occupy NS
2:30 – Emilie Novaczek, Youth Delegate for the International Climate Summit in South Africa, and a member of the Climate Youth Coalition: Climate Change and Peak Oil
3:00 – Prof. Fiona Martin, Dept. of Sociology and Social Anthropology: Consumer Ideology, Social Inequality, and Capitalism
3:45 – Prof. Matthew Furlong, University of King's College
4:00 – David Williams: Community Organizing
5:00 – Matt Furlong, University of King's College
5:20 – Dave Ron (Board Member of NSPIRG): University Activism
For more information email Anna Bishop and Hamish Russell at [email protected]