Debt/Digital/Empire provisional program

For participant biographies, click here: digitaldebtempire.net/participants

Thursday, April 25

7pm

Public panel
open to all

500 years of resistance to debt, racism and empire

  • Glen Coulthard (UBC)
  • Brenna Bhandar (SOAS)
  • Peter Hudson (UCLA)
  • Iyko Day (Mt.Holyoke)

Djavad Mowafaghian Cinema, SFU Woodwards

Friday, April 26

10:30am

Workshop panel 

by registration only

The state of anti-debt organizing

  • Research for Action (London)
  • Debt Collective (USA)
  • Citizen’s Debt Audit Platform (Spain)

Or Gallery

2pm

Workshop panel 

by registration only

Debt, colonialism and everyday life

  • Alyosha Goldstein (University of New Mexico)
  • Rodrigo Finkelstein (SFU)
  • Fiona Allon (University of Sydney)

Or Gallery

7pm

Public panel
open to all

Against debt’s digital empire: Global Struggles

  • Alberto Toscano (Goldsmiths)
  • Jerome Roos (ROAR Magazine and LSE)
  • Frances Negrón-Muntaner (Columbia)

Djavad Mowafaghian Cinema, SFU Woodwards

Saturday, April 27

10:30am

Workshop panel 

by registration only

Beneath and beyond debt’s empire

  • Johnna Montgomerie (King’s College London)
  • Andrea Fumagalli (Pavia)
  • Stephanie Rearick (Mutual Aid Network)

Or Gallery

4:00 pm

Public roundtable open to all

Art versus debt: Capitalism, creativity and the commons

  • Cassie Thornton (Feminist Economics Department)
  • Noah Fischer (DebtFair, Occupy Museums)
  • Max Haiven (Lakehead University)

Or Gallery

Sunday, April 28

10:30am

Public roundtable open to all

How do we collectively build power against debt regimes? Notes from the field

  • Debt Collective (USA)
  • Mutual Aid Network (Madison WI)
  • Jerome Roos (ROAR Magazine)

Or Gallery

12:30 pm

Public roundtable open to all

Exposing the extractive economy: Auditing and researching debt for urban struggles  

  • Research for Action (London)
  • Citizens’ Debt Audit Platform (Spain)

Or Gallery