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Past Events

Paolo Groppo (FAO) & Elisabetta Cangelosi (Science Po Paris)

Quando Eva bussa alla porta. Donne, terre e diritti, 12 October 2023, 9 A.M. (CEST) 

Charles Walton (University of Warwick)

Writing the Long History of Social Rights: Problems and Perspectives, 26 September 2023, 5 P.M. (CEST) 

Jillian Schwedler (City University of New York)

Protesting Jordan, 18 September 2023,  5 P.M. (CEST) 

Socio-Ecological Transitions Seminar (SETS) A.Y. 2022-2023, March 22, April 12, May 24 - Online Events 

Markus Wissen, Berlin School of Economics and Law (HWR)

Socio-Ecological Transitions Seminar (SETS) A.Y. 2022-2023, 14 December 2022, 4P.M. (CEST)

CoACT International Workshop - Contentious Labor-Capital Relations

1 December 2022 - 3P.M.-6P.M. and 2 December 2022 9A.M.-12PM/2P.M.-5P.M. 

Philip Balsiger (University of Neuchâtel)

The Value of Morality. Wednesday 12 October 2022, 4 P.M. (CEST)

Antonia De Vita (Università di Verona), Ilenia Iengo (Università Autonoma di Barcellona), Maddalena Fragnito (Coventry University)

Transizione eco-sociale e pratiche femministe: quale genere di futuro. Wednesday, 5 October 2022, 2.30PM. 

Bella Dicks (Cardiff University) 

Heritage and regeneration in Calabrian villages – some preliminary findings. Wednesday, 28 September 2022 - 11A.M. (CEST)

Conference "Critical Margins. Politicizing the Crisis".

15-17 June 2022, Sociology Building - via Verdi 26, Trento

Jointly organized by ESA Research Network 25 on Social Movements, ECPR Standing Group on Participation and Mobilization, Department of Sociology and Social Research, University of Trento,  CoACT - Research Group on Collective Action, Change and Transition, University of Trento 

Jennifer Earl (University of Arizona) 

Using Network and Mobility Measures to Study Discourse . Thursday 21 April 2022, 3.00 PM - 5.00 PM 

 Stefania Barca (Universidade de Santiago de Compostela)

Forces of reproduction. Struggles and practices of ecosocial justice. A seminar of the SETS - Socio-Ecological Transition Seminars initiative. Wednesday 16 March 2022, 5.00PM-6.30P 

 Miguel Martinez Lucio (University of Manchester)

Trade Unions (ism), social movements and the community. Reflecting on connections and politics? Wednesday 16 March 2022, 2.00PM- 4.00PM 

 Lorenzo Frangi (Uqam, Montreal) & Tingting Zhang (University of Illinois)

Union Movement towards Movements? Thursday 27 January 2022, 3.30PM- 5PM 

 Suay M. Özkula (University of Trento, Marie Curie Fellow)

Easy Data, same old platforms?  A Systematic Review of Digital Activism Methodologies, Wednesday, 15 December 2021, 2.30PM- 4PM 

Alexandra Cosima Budabin (Free University of Bolzano) and Lisa Ann Richey (Copenhagen Business School)

Book Launch: "Batman Saves the Congo.  How Celebrities Disrupt the Politics of Development", Tuesday, 19 October 2021, 5PM (CET Time) 

Filippo Oncini (University of Manchester) and Alejandro Ciordia Morandeira (University of Trento)

"Food support provision as a strategic action field. Qualitative and Network Evidence from Greater Manchester", Wednesday, 13 October 2021, 4P.M. (CET Time) 

Rachele Rossi (EU Commission), Tomaso Ferrando (Rete studiosi della sovranità alimentare, University of Antwerp), Roberto Sensi (Action Aid), Maria Grazia Mammuccini (Federbio) 

"La Strategia UE From Farm to Fork tra ridistribuzione e multispazialità", Thursday, 15 April 2021, 5.30PM (CET Time) 

Francesca Forno (UniTn), Arne Dulsrud (OsloMet), Jordan Treakle (NFFC), Bipal Chatterjee (CUTS), Anna Rappazzo (FMM)

"Alternative food networks and food e-commerce - safety (inter)net for producers and consumers?", Thursday 18 March 2021, 1.30 PM (CET Time) 

Florence Egal (independent consultant UN Habitat)

"Sulla sostenibilità delle diete", Monday 8 March 2021, 4 P.M. - 6 P. M. (CET TIME) 

Fabrizio Battistelli, Maria Grazia Galantino - Università La Sapienza, Roma

Book Launch: "Sociologia e Politica del Coronavirus. Tra Opinioni e Paure", Tuesday 14 January 2021, 2.30PM - 4.30 PM (CET Time) 

This book is published  under a Creative Common License [Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International (CC BY-NC-ND 4.0)] and can be freely downloaded at this link

Mario Del Pero, Science Po Paris

"Elezioni Presidenziali USA 2020: Un punto di svolta?", Tuesday 17 November 2020, 4 P.M. - 6 P.M. (CET Time) 

Lorenzo Fioramonti - Member of the Italian Chamber of Deputies, former Minister of Education, University and Research

Book Launch: "Un’economia per stare bene: dalla pandemia del Coronavirus alla salute delle persone e dell’ambiente", Monday 9 November 2020, 5-6 P.M. (CET Time) 

Louisa Parks, University of Trento

Book Launch: "Benefit-sharing in Environmental Governance. Local Experiences of a Global Concept", Wednesday 20 May 2020, 3-5 P.M. (CET Time) 

Marcel Hanegraaff, University of Amsterdam 

"Is there a business bias in European Union interest group politics? A research note", Thursday 7 May 2020, 3-5 P.M. (CET Time)

Michael Shalev, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

"Using location data from mobile phones to study participation in mass protests"

Thursday, 5 March 2020, 2-4 P.M. 

Sara Karimzadeh , Iran National Science Foundation

"Reflexive Consumption; pattern of unsustainable consumption among Iranian citizens"

Thursday, 13 february 2020, 2-4 P.M. 

Decolonialidad between crisis and opportunities of (re)construction

Monday, 3 February 2020, 10 A.M. - 5.50 P.M. 

Sonja Moghaddari  - University of Trento

"'Vibrationshintergrund’: Intersectional perspectives on migranticized public figures’ positionalities in German debates about immigration"

Monday 27 January 2020,  2-4 P.M. 

Lorenzo Bosi & Lorenzo Zamponi - Scuola Normale Superiore

Book Launch "Resistere alla Crisi. I percorsi dell'azione sociale diretta"

Wednesday 23 October 2019, 4.00 – 6.00 P.M. 

John D. McCarthy - Penn State University

"Explaining the Tea Party's Short Romance with Protest Demonstrations"

Tuesday 8 October 2019, 5.00 – 7.00 P.M. 

Marco Giugni - Université de Genève

Book Launch "Street Citizens. Protest Politics and Social Movement Activism in the Age of Globalization

Wednesday 25 September 2019, 6.00 - 7.45 P.M. 

Paul Lichterman - University of Southern California

How social advocates turn conditions into problems

Tuesday 9 July 2019, 5.00 P.M. 

Hanspeter Kriesi – European University Institute

Contentious episode analysis. Studying the interplay between policy making and protest during the Great Recession

Tuesday 11 June 2019, 5.00 - 7.00 P.M. 

Mikko Laamanen - Royal Holloway, University of London

Organizing alternative economy movements. Partial Lessons Learned

Monday 8 April 2019, 2.00 – 4.00 P.M. 

Gabriele Giacomini - Università di Udine 

Potere Digitale. Come Internet sta cambiando la sfera pubblica e la democrazia

Monday 25 march2019, 4.00 - 6.00 P.M. 

Federico Rossi - Universidad San Martin, Buenos Aires

A historical and collective approach to strategic action

Monday 12 March 2019, 5.00 – 7.00 P.M.