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Occupy U

Sunday, February 17, 2013 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

OCCUPY U.
PRESENT-DAY STRATEGIES FOR CHANGE AND THEIR EFFECTIVENESS

Democratic movements in many countries have sought to “occupy” as a symbol and organizing tactic for political, social, economic, and ecological change. This workshop encourages participants to dialog and research strategies and tactics used by present-day and past movements for change to determine which are most effective. The workshop draws on contemporary and historical texts, with role plays and invited speakers. Participants co-create the schedule with the workshop facilitator by recommending topics for following sessions. The project is intended to foster knowledge acquisition, critical thinking, and dialog to foster change.

Time: 6-8pm on Sundays

Email: info@occupyu.org

Web: http://www.occupyu.org/

Brought to you by University of the Commons.
The University of the Commons is a Collective of teachers, artists, activists, scholars, writers, and students dedicated to the idea of education for the sake of education. We invite new faculty, students, and the community to join us in forming a free university.

University of the Commons is always free-of-charge.

http://www.uotc.org

Details

Date:
Sunday, February 17, 2013
Time:
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Venue

Modern Times Bookstore Collective
2919 24th Street, San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
Phone:
4152829246

Organizer

Modern Times Bookstore Collective
Website:
http://www.facebook.com/ModernTimesBooks