Reading Group

Articles for discussion

Tuesday 10/16, 104 Hovland Hall, 6:30 pm.  Post describing reading here.

Tuesday 7/3, 104 Hovland Hall, 6:30 pm.  Post describing reading here.

Tuesday 6/19, 104 Hovland Hall, 6:30 pm.  Post describing reading here.

Tuesday 6/5, 104 Hovland Hall, 6:30 pm.  Post describing the reading here.

Tuesday 5/22, 104 Hovland Hall, 6:30 pm.  Post describing the reading here.

Tuesday 5/15, 104 Hovland Hall, 6:30 pm.  Post describing the reading here.

Tuesday 5/8, 104 Hovland Hall, 6:30 pm.  We are continuing to discuss Graeber’s Fragments of an Anarchist Anthropology here.

Tuesday 5/1, 104 Hovland Hall, 6:30 pm.  Post describing the reading here.

Tuesday 4/24, 104 Hovland Hall, 6:30 pm.  Post describing the reading here.

Tuesday 4/17, 104 Hovland Hall, 6:30 pm.  Post describing reading here.

Tuesday 4/10, 104 Hovland Hall, 6:30 pm.  Post describing reading and video here.

Tuesday 4/3, 104 Hovland Hall, 6:30 pm.  Post describing reading here.

Tuesday 3/27, 104 Hovland Hall, 6:30 pm.  Post describing the readings here.

Tuesday 3/20, 104 Hovland Hall, 6:30 pm.  The readings for this Tuesday address police violence, and the invention of creative tactics/ strategies for the Occupy movement. Post describing readings here.

Tuesday 3/13, 104 Hovland Hall, 6:30 pm.  For next week’s discussion, the interview with Black Bloc members of OWS on the question of diversity of tactics and the future of the Occupy movement.  Readings are here.

Tuesday 2/28, 104 Hovland Hall, 6:30 pm.  Readings this week will explore the 1919 general strike as legacy to a commons frame for Occupy and a letter to the Portland Occupier questioning where the movement stands and where we go from here.  Post describing meetings here.

Tuesday 2/21, 104 Hovland Hall, 6:30 pm.  We will continue with our conversation on the commons and cooperation.  Post describing the readings here.

Tuesday 2/14, 104 Hovland Hall, 6:30 pm.  The commons and cooperation are the theme for this week.  Post describing the readings here.

Tuesday 2/7, 104 Hovland Hall, 6:30 pm.  Our theme this week is ‘reclaiming, creating, and re-imagining the commons’ – which may be one of the important next steps for the Occupy movement.  Post describing the readings here.

Tuesday 1/31, 104 Hovland Hall, 6:30 pm.  This week we consider our use of the term occupy as our rallying ‘idea’ and the challenges of how we identify what our movement stands for.  Post describing the readings here.

Tuesday 1/24, 104 Hovland Hall, 6:30 pm.  This next meeting we turn our attentions toward considering what it means for the movement to clearly articulate a vision for social change.  Post describing the readings here.

Tuesday 1/17, 104 Hovland Hall, 6:30 pm.  We are continuing with a focus on social class and Occupy.  Post describing the readings here.

Tuesday 1/10, Imagine Coffee, 6:00 p.m. Topic of study is class. Post describing the readings here.

1/4, Hovland Hall room 104, 5:00p.m. Topic of study is prejudice. Post describing the readings here.

12/13, Coffee Culture at 6 (Following the Direct Action committee meeting) facilitated by Vera Time to Save the Post Office by Ralph Nader

Notes from this discussion here.

12/7, Hovland Hall 104 A Million Gardens (for the 99% of the 99%) facilitated by Dylan

First meeting is Tuesday, November 29, at 5:30pm in Hovland Hall 104 (on the OSU campus). Parking is free after 5pm and there is a lot right behind Hovland.

Notes from this discussion here.

11/29 What it Takes to Build a Movement, by Mark Rudd facilitated by Joseph

 

(Would you like a form here to contribute articles or topics you would like have the reading group discuss? Or should that just happen on the comments below?)




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