FALL 2020

September 24Panel Discussion: Violence and Civil SocietyPanelists:
Dr. AK Thompson
Prof. Christian Davenport
Prof. Donatella della Porta
Moderator: Prof. John Krinsky
October 8Presentation: Right-wing protests in the US: How a violent protest launched the conservative movement and homeschooling in the USProf. Heath Brown
October 22Paper: The Pitfall of Popularity:
The Dynamic of Radicalization in the 1989 Tiananmen Student Movement

Zitian Sun
November 5Paper: Co-opting Pride: Assimilation, Shame, and Struggles for Recognition in LGBTQAndrew Shapiro
November 19Presentation: Live from the Frontlines: Protest and Violence from the Perspective of Activists and Social Movement LeadersNantasha Williams
December 3Panel Discussion:Echoes from the Street: Activist Perspectives on Violence and Civil Society Panelists:
Soren Stevenson
Brian Leung
Nova Lucero
Moderator: Prof. Frances Fox Piven