Conference Program

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All events take place at the CUNY Graduate Center.

Wednesday, March 30th

10 am to 5 pm Critical Participatory Action Research Workshop

Due to space constraints, only those who separately applied to and were accepted in the Critical PAR Workshop may attend.


Thursday, March 31st

Concourse (C-level) Rooms. (Take elevator one flight down).

8:30-9:00 am Registration & breakfast
9:00-10:00 am Welcome, agenda, relationship-building
10:00-11:30 am Liberatory schooling and justice:
Dismantling the School-to-Prison Pipeline

moderated by Julio Cammarota & John Diamond

11:30-11:45 am Break
11:45 am-1:15 pm Making place-making public:
Urban transformation, marginality, and community

moderated by Lize Mogel & Ben Teresa

1:15-2:15 pm Lunch
2:15-3:15 pm Open Sessions
3:15-3:30 pm Break
3:30-5:00 pm Reclaiming the commons:
Alternative strategies for racial economic justicemoderated by Tim Eatman & Celina Su

5:00-6:00 pm Reception & drinks
6:00-7:30 pm Plenary:
With ears to the ground, in tribute to Marilyn Jacobs Gittell:
What’s next for justice in the citymoderated by Michelle Fine & Mark Warren

Due to space constraints, only confirmed conference participants may attend.


Friday, April 1st

Recital Hall on 1st Floor.

9:00-9:30 am Coffee & bagels
9:30-11:00 am Within and beyond the nation: Reimagining immigration politics

moderated by Shaun Lin & Sheeva Sabati

11:00-11:15 am Break
11:15 am-12:30 pm Working groups
12:30 pm-1:30 pm Closing plenary

moderated by Ron Glass & Lindsay Morgia

Due to space constraints, only confirmed conference participants may attend.