CFP: Mobilization special issue on “Memories and Movements”

Call for papers: special issue of Mobilization Memories and Movements (Guest editors: Priska Daphi and Lorenzo Zamponi) In recent years, movement scholars have become increasingly interested in the nexus between movements and memories. At the same time, memory studies are paying growing attention to agency, resilience and resistance lately. The 50th anniversary of 1968 movements […]

Beyond Social Movements: Cross-Field Insights on Contentious Politics

ECPR General Conference, Olso, 6 – 9 September 2017 Section: Beyond Social Movements: Cross-Field Insights on Contentious Politics Chairs: Lorenzo Zamponi (Scuola Normale Superiore) and Priska Daphi (Johann Wolfgang Goethe-Universit├Ąt Frankfurt) Deadline for the submission of panel and paper proposals: 15 February 2017 In the last three decades, the study of collective action has reached […]

Over the border. Social movements and refugees

SISP General Conference Milan, 15-17 September 2016   Panel: Over the border. Social movements and refugees Chairs: Lorenzo Zamponi and Donatella della Porta Since 2015, a rising number of refugees made the journey to the European Union to seek asylum, traveling across the Mediterranean Sea or through Southeast Europe. According to Eurostat, EU member states […]