Ken Kawashima

Friday, October 18, 2019 | 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM Ken Kawashima Sidney Smith Hall, Room SS5017A | 100 St. George Street, Toronto, ON, M5S 3G3 (map) The Epicenter of Capitalist Crisis: Towards a Revolutionary Common Sense   Why is Marx’s analysis of capitalist crisis important to us today? Not only does it give us a […]

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Nemoy Lewis

A Dream Denied: The Fight Against the Mass Eviction of Families in Chicago and Jacksonville, USA  NEMOY LEWIS This talk explores the impacts of the 2007-2008 U.S. foreclosure crisis in African-American communities within two of the hardest hit cities in the United States: Chicago, IL, and Jacksonville, FL. Homeownership has long been held as the […]

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Nick Shatan

Friday, September 13, 2019 | 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM Nick Shatan Sidney Smith Hall, Room SS5017A | 100 St. George Street, Toronto, ON, M5S 3G3 (map) Grounding Economic Democracy: Alternative Strategies for Community Land Trusts from the Bronx, New York   As a model for collective stewardship and decommodification of land, the community land trust […]

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Sharad Chari

Friday, May 10, 2019 | 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM Sharad Chari Sidney Smith Hall, Room SS5017 | 100 St. George Street, Toronto, ON, M5S 3G3 (map) Apartheid Remains – Racial Palimpsest, Ruins of Revolution While it is a truism that post-Apartheid South Africa is still wrestling with a long history of colonialism, segregation and racial […]

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Nathan McClintock

Friday, March 29, 2019 | 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM Nathan McClintock Sidney Smith Hall, Room SS5017 | 100 St. George Street, Toronto, ON, M5S 3G3 (map) Producing Space: The Everyday Politics and Governance of Urban Agriculture in Portland and Vancouver Co-sponsored by The Culinaria Research Centre In this talk, I provide an overview of a […]

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Alex Schafran

Tuesday, March 26, 2019 | 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM Alex Schafran Sidney Smith Hall, Room SS5017 | 100 St. George Street, Toronto, ON, M5S 3G3 (map) The Road to Resegregation: Northern California and the Failure of Politics How could Northern California, the wealthiest and most politically progressive region in the United States, become one of the […]

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Lisa Tilley

Friday, March 22, 2019 | 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM Lisa Tilley Sidney Smith Hall, Room SS5017 | 100 St. George Street, Toronto, ON, M5S 3G3 (map) Race, Intimacy & Extraction on a Resource Frontier This research maintains a close focus on the deployments of racial and gendered power within the contract area and surrounds of […]

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Transportation and Critical Planning Panel Discussion

Friday, March 1, 2019 | 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM Negotiating Against Expensification Sidney Smith Hall, Room SS5017 | 100 St. George Street, Toronto, ON, M5S 3G3 (map) Panel Discussion moderated by Felicity Campbell and Helen Ketema, with panellists: Troy Budhu (Toronto Community Benefits Network) Mimi Lau (Golden Mile Impact Project) Emily Paradis (Build a Better Bloor-Dufferin) Mercedes Sharpe Zayas (Parkdale People’s Economy) […]

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Critical Planning Panel Discussion

Friday, February 1, 2019 | 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM Perspectives from South Asia: Postcoloniality, spatialities, politics of planning and development Sidney Smith Hall, Room SS5017 | 100 St. George Street, Toronto, ON, M5S 3G3 (map) Katharine Rankin (University of Toronto) Kanishka Goonewardena (University of Toronto) Rajyashree Reddy (University of Toronto) Jennifer Hyndman (York University) In […]

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