What is “Populism”? A Talk by Lisa Duggan

Wednesday, Apr 11, 2018 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

370 Dwinelle Hall, UC Berkeley
Location is ADA accessible

Political Conflict, Gender and People’s Rights Project, Center for Race and Gender presents:

WHAT IS “POPULISM”?
From Zombie Neoliberalism to Racial Nationalism in Global Right Organizing

A talk by:
LISA DUGGAN

Professor of Social and Cultural Analysis
New York University

Presided and Moderated by: Professor Paola Bacchetta, Department of Gender and Women’s Studies; Co-chair, Project on Political Conflict, Gender and People’s Rights, Center for Race & Gender, UC Berkeley

Speaker Introduced by: Professor Angana Chatterji, Visiting Research Anthropologist and Co-chair, Project on Political Conflict, Gender and People’s Rights, Center for Race and Gender, UC Berkeley

Lisa Duggan is Professor of Social and Cultural Analysis at New York University. She is the author of Twilight of Equality: Neoliberalism, Cultural Politics, and the Attack on Democracy.  She is also the coeditor of Our Monica, Ourselves: The Clinton Affair and the National Interest and author of Sapphic Slashers: Sex, Violence, and American Modernity, which won the John Boswell Prize of the American Historical Association in 2001.

Thank you to our co-sponsors at UC Berkeley: Department of Gender & Women’s Studies, Geography Department, English Department, Program in Critical Theory

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