Workshop on Civil Society and Global Politics I

Workshop on Civil Society and Global Politics

12 October 2012, 14:00-19:30

LUISS-SoG, Sala riunioni, via di Villa Emiliani 14

 

 

Chair: Raffaele Marchetti (LUISS)

 

Session 1 (14:00-15:00)

How Can Activism Make Change Happen?

Speaker: Mario Pianta (Università Urbino – Accademia Lincei)

Discussants: Edoardo Bressanelli (LUISS), Daniela Huber (IAI)

 

Session 2 (15:00-16:00)

‘We are not guys of comment and like’: The Revolutionary Coalescence of Shabab-al-Facebook

Speaker: Paolo Gerbaudo (King’s College London)

Discussants: Francesca Corrao (LUISS), Michele Sorice (LUISS)

 

Coffee break

 

Session 3 (16:15-17:15)

The Baptist-Burqa Network: Right Wing Civil Society and the Global Fight against Gay Rights

Speaker: Clifford Bob (Duquesne University)

Discussants: Pasquale Ferrara (EUI – MAE), Sameea Ahmed-Hassim (LUISS – ULB)

 

Session 4 (17:15-18:15)

Framing and Norm Change: Humanitarian Diplomacy and The Campaign for the Moratorium of the Death Penalty

Speaker: Raffaele Marchetti (LUISS)

Discussants: Federica Mogherini (Camera dei Deputati), Maria Martin de Almagro (ULB – LUISS)

 

Coffee break

 

Final Session (18:30-19:30)

Transnational Mobilizations in the Public Debate

Luciana Castellina (Il Manifesto)

TBA

Concluding remarks

Sidney Tarrow (Cornell University)