Public Programs And Events

Feminism for the 99% and the New Feminist Wave

February 4, 2019, 9:00 PM to 1:00 AM

Feminism for the 99% and the New Feminist Wave

Wolff Conference Room, Room D1103, Albert and Vera List Academic Center
General Public 

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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