ISE faculty members are featured on 10 different panels at this year’s annual Left Forum in New York City.  This is an exceptional yearly event, with speakers and workshops exploring a very wide scope of  theoretical, historical, organizational, and practical questions central to left politics today. This year’s theme is Occupy the System: Confronting Global Capitalism. Full conference details and registration information are available at http://www.leftforum.org. The conference is held on the campus of Pace University, in lower Manhattan just west of City Hall Park.

Brian Tokar
Climate Catastrophe: The 99% Solution: Session 1, Room E303, Saturday 10:00am – 11:50am
Capitalism, Imperial Geopolitics and the Climate Crisis: Where Next for the Climate Justice Movement?: Session 3, Room E303, Saturday 3:00pm – 04:50pm
The Environmentalism of Occupy: Session 5, Room E326, Sunday 10:00am – 11:50am

Chaia Heller
Technology, Un/Employment, and the Left: From Future Shock to OWS: Session 5, Room E329, Sunday 10:00am – 11:50 am

Hilary Moore
White Trash: Up For Grabs: Session 4, Room E332, Saturday 5:00pm – 06:40pm

Peter Staudenmaier
2011, 1999, 1968 — and 2012? The history of the Left and #Occupy: Session 5, Room E308, Sunday 10:00am – 11:50am