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Nov 30

NOV 30

6:45 PM–8:30 PM

MAISON FRANçAISE EAST GALLERY, BUELL HALL

Uprising 5/13: Satyagraha

6:45 PM–8:30 PM    Maison Française East Gallery, Buell Hall

Panel Discussion:

Uprising 5/13: Satyagraha

Banu Bargu (UC Santa Cruz), Karuna Mantena (Yale University), Uday Mehta (CUNY Graduate Center), Akeel Bilgrami (Columbia University), moderated by Bernard E. Harcourt

Open to the public, seating is limited. RSVP online.

The year-long “Uprising 13/13” seminar series explores various modalities of disobedience, revolt, social movement, or other forms of political contestation. Each session will focus on one form of uprising in relation to historical events, from modern revolutionary movements to the Arab Spring and the Dakota Access Pipeline. In this session participants discuss Satyagraha, the policy of non-violent resistance first used by Mohandas Gandhi as a method of gaining political and social reforms.

Uprising 5/13: Satyagraha