• December 5, 2014
  • 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm
  • Room 306
    California Institute of Integral Studies
    1453 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA 94103
Add to Calendar 12/05/2014 5:30 pm 12/05/2014 7:00 pm America/Los_Angeles The Piquetero Movement Today: Casualization, Social Plans, and Autonomy with Presenters Lorena Mansilla and Steven Araujo Room 306
California Institute of Integral Studies
1453 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA 94103
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Anthropology and Social Change Presents:

The Piquetero Movement Today: Casualization, Social Plans, and Autonomy

Friday, December 5th 5:30pm-7pm Rm 306

with Presenters Lorena Mansilla and Steven Araujo

Lorena Mansilla:
Lorena has over 10 years of experience with the unemployed worker's movement or piquetero movement in Argentina, mostly with a group known as the Frente de Organizaciones en Lucha (FOL).  She has been involved in a large variety of activities within the movement including: working in a self-managed shirt printing cooperative, organizing with the gender commission, negotiating with government authorities, managing social plans and other activities. 

Steven Araujo:
Steven is a Ph.D. candidate in the Politics program at UCSC.  His research focuses on the spatial practices of contemporary social movements in Argentina.  He lived in Argentina for a year and a half from July 2012 to December 2013 where he engaged in participant observation of a worker recuperated enterprise known as IMPA as well as an unemployed workers movement known as the Frente de Organizaciones en Lucha (FOL).

 

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