Revolt! Student Protests from 1968 to Today, A Symposium

Friday, September 14th, 2018

Feinstein Providence Campus, University of Rhode Island

Shepard Building at 80 Washington Street, Providence, RI

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Thank you!

We would like to thank all of our sponsors, participants, and attendees this Friday for Revolt! Student Protest for 1968 to Today. We hope everyone enjoyed the day.

Directions and Parking

URI Feinstein Providence Campus is located at 80 Washington Street, Providence, RI 02903 between Washington and Westminster Streets. Please find driving directions at the Alan Shawn Feinstein College of Education and Professional Studies page. Parking is available at The Rhode Island Convention Center: http://www.riconvention.com/exhibitors/directions-parking. A shuttle runs between the convention center and the campus. Shuttle Service Shuttle service is … Continue reading Directions and Parking


Download of the Program 8:30 am – Opening Remarks 9:00 am – Protest Art and the Art of Protest 11:00 am – Contentious Campuses: Protests on the Ground 12:30 pm – Lunch break 1:30 pm – Roundtable: Successful Student Protest: A Conversation 3:30 pm – Keynote Address by Manja Klemenčič Participatory evening event featuring protest … Continue reading Program

Call for Papers

February 1968: three African American men are shot and killed at South Carolina State University during a protest against racial segregation.  March 1968: Warsaw University students protest the banning of a performance of the play Dziady by Adam Mickiewicz. May 1968: tens of thousands of students and workers take to the streets in France, demanding … Continue reading Call for Papers

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