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Feminism for the 99% and the New Feminist Wave

Monday, February 4, 2019 at 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Wolff Conference Room, Room D1103, Albert and Vera List Academic Center 6 East 16th Street, New York, NY 10003, Room D1103

In preparation for the next transnational feminist strike on March 8th, we will have a discussion about the new feminist wave with some of its protagonists and organizers from around the world and a conversation around Arruzza, Bhattacharya, Fraser, "Feminism for the 99%. A Manifesto" (Verso 2019).


4:00 p.m.:  Welcome and Opening Remarks: William Milberg (Director of the Heilbroner Center for Capitalist Studies) and Cinzia Arruzza (NSSR)

4:15–6:00 p.m.: The New Feminist Wave


  • Ximena Bustamante (IWS)
  • Julia Cámara (National Coordination 8M, Spain)
  • Luci Cavallero (Ni Una Menos, Argentina)
  • Mayra Cotta De Souza (NSSR)
  • Chair: Meg Beyer (IWS and NSSR)

6:00–6:15 p.m.: Break

6:15–8:00 p.m.: Feminism for the 99%. A Manifesto


  • Cinzia Arruzza 
  • Tithi Bhattacharya
  • Nancy Fraser
  • Barbara Smith (founder of the Combahee River Collective)
  • Chair: Michelle O'Brien (IWS)

Cosponsored by Robert L. Heilbroner Center for Capitalism Studies (New School for Social Research) and International Women's Strike


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Robert L. Heilbroner Center for Capitalism Studies


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The New School for Social Research, Department of Philosophy


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