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Dynamics of Global Inequality: New Thinking in Global Affairs, the 2017 Global Affairs Conference

Friday, April 21, 2017 - 9:00am to 8:00pm
Express Newark

54 Halsey St., the Hahne & Co. building

Speakers: 
Patricia Williams, Columbia University
Elisa von Joeden-Forgey, Stockton University
Admission:
Free
For more info:
Division of Global Affair, RU-Newark

Tentative Schedule

9:00 - 9:30 am Registration and Coffee

9:30 - 10:45 am

  • Opening: Natalie Jesionka, Associate Director, Rutgers DGA
  • Opening Lecture: Patricia Williams, James L. Dohr Professor of Law, Columbia University

11:00 am - 12:30 pm Session I (2 parallel panels: Panels 1 and 2)

  • Panel #1: “Modes of Exclusion and Responses”
  • Panel #2: “Sites of Resistance and Resilience”

12:30 - 1:30 pm Lunch Break

1:30 - 2:30 pm Keynote Lecture: Elisa von Joeden-Forgey, Dr. Marsha Raticoff Grossman Professor of Holocaust Studies, Stockton University

2:45 - 4:00 pm Session II (2 parallel panels: Panels 3 and 4)

  • Panel #3: “Perceptions and Influence”
  • Panel #4: “Forms of Violence”

4:15 - 5:45 pm Session III (2 parallel panels: Panels 5 and 6)

  • Panel #5: “Tracing the Roots of Oppression”
  • Panel #6: “Policy Creation, Implementation and Impact”

6:00 - 8:00 pm Reception