Archive for the ‘ Calls ’ Category

GLOBAL APARTHEID conference in Ottawa

7th January 2010 | 0 Comments

* * * Please forward widely – workshop registration info below * * * OPIRG Carleton and OPIRG-Ottawa/GRIPO-Ottawa present GLOBAL APARTHEID a conference/convergence january 22-23, ottawa – algonquin territory global apartheid — noun  A system of global inequality that dictates access to wealth, power and basic human rights based on race and place. — origin […]


Jan. 7: Public Vigil for Migrant Workers Killed at Work

7th January 2010 | 0 Comments

Jan. 7: Public Vigil for Migrant Workers Killed at Work ============ ======= PUBLIC VIGIL FOR MIGRANT WORKERS KILLED AT WORK January 7, 2010 – 7pm 2757 Kipling Avenue Buses leave 252 Bloor West at 5:15 sharp RSVP by Noon, Jan 6, to migrantworkervigil@ gmail.com Four construction workers with precarious immigration status fell to their deaths […]


Canada-Latin America and the Caribbean Research Exchange Grants (LACREG)

7th January 2010 | 0 Comments

Le français suit. REMINDER:  The application deadline is January 18, 2010. Canada-Latin America and the Caribbean Research Exchange Grants (LACREG) 2009 Competition Launch The Association of Universities and Colleges of Canada (AUCC) is pleased to announce the launch of the 2009 Canada-Latin America and the Caribbean Research Exchange Grants (LACREG) program. This program has been managed […]


CFP: Re-Imagining the Americas

9th December 2009 | 0 Comments

Call for Papers Re-Imagining the Americas: (Im)migration, Transnationalism, and Diaspora An interdisciplinary conference on Latin America and the Caribbean and their Diasporas in the twenty-first century. Saturday, April 10, 2010 Syracuse University Sponsored by Syracuse University’s PLACA (Program on Latin America and the Caribbean) and LLAS (Latino-Latin American Studies) and by Cornell University’s LASP (Latin […]


Nican mochan project: Live with Rural Communities in Puebla

7th December 2009 | 0 Comments

From one of my contacts in Mexico…


Call for Paper/Ideas:”Beneath the University, the Commons”

4th December 2009 | 0 Comments

Sent by Kate…thanks, it sounds worth the drive across the border… ———————– Call for Papers/Ideas ———————– “Beneath the University, the Commons” A conference at the University of Minnesota April 8-11, 2010 –http://beneaththeu.org Seemingly discrete struggles over the conditions of university life  have erupted around the world within the past year. These struggles share certain commonalities: […]


ANTI-MINING ACTIVIST MARIANO ABARCA MURDERED IN CHICOMUSELO, CHIAPAS

3rd December 2009 | 0 Comments

Canadian mining companies are covered in blood… Please go to this link and sign a letter off to thos in complicity of this crime… http://www.aldeah.org/es/asesinaron-mariano-abarca-roblero-lider-opositor-contra-minera-canadiense-blackfire-chiapas-campana-#en


Human Mobility, the Promise of Development and Political Engagement

30th November 2009 | 0 Comments

Call for proposals Human Mobility, the Promise of Development and Political Engagement May 13-15, 2010. Embassy Suites Hotel Downtown/Old Market, Omaha, NE. A conference free to the community dedicated to resetting the agenda from the bottom up and from the interior out! Cumbre 2010 is cosponsored by the Office of Latino/Latin American Studies (OLLAS), the […]


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28th November 2009 | 0 Comments

‘Race-Making and the State: Between Postracial Neoliberalism and Racialized Terrorism’

22nd November 2009 | 0 Comments

and speaking of race: CALL FOR PAPER & PANEL PROPOSALS ‘Race-Making and the State: Between Postracial Neoliberalism and Racialized Terrorism’ The 10th Annual Critical Race and Anti-Colonial Studies Conference 8-10 October 2010 University of Alberta Edmonton, Alberta, Canada DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS: 30 March 2010 CONFIRMED SPEAKERS include: *Angela P. Harris, University of California-Berkeley Law School, […]