Politics and Protest Workshop
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November 7: Kumru Toktamis: “Gezi amidst competing authoritarianisms: Paradoxes of Democratization in Turkey.” [Paper]
Critics: Elizabeth Cherry, Jillian Schwedler.
November 14: A. K. Thompson: “A Time for Leaders.”
Critics: Luke Elliott, Abby Scher.
November 21: Marcela Gonzalez: “Linking Historical Institutionalism and the Social Approach to Strategy: the Politics of Labor Union Law in Argentina: 1983-1989.”
Critics: Ian Roxborough, AK Thompson.
December 12: Mischa Dekker and Jan Willem Duyvendak: “Reclaiming Urban Public Spaces: Protest Form as Means and End in Occupy.”
Critics: Ruth Milkman, Cecelia Walsh-Russo.