Bulletin N°550


Subject: Conference #2 on 'Community Organizing' held at Nanterre on 12 November 2012, with Compte Rendu and Photos.


Thinking Globally and Acting Locally:
the art and science of community organizing,
from the Intifada and the Indignados to the Arab Spring, the Greek Resistance and Occupy Wall Street in New York City and beyond….

le lundi 12 novembre 2012
l’Université de Paris X-Nanterre


The Art and Science of Community Organizing


28 November 2012

Dear Colleagues and Friends of CEIMSA:

Below please find the Internet links to our Conference #2 on “Community Organizing,” with short summaries of the Roundtable discussions and photos at Nanterre on 12 November.

A. Statement of Motivation for the Conference Series on "Community Organizing."
B. Invitation to the Conference Series, 2012-2013.
C. Conference #1 : (11-14 octobre 2012) « Festival pour repenser la société », Université de Grenoble, Salle Berlioz.

D. Conference #2 : (12 novembre 2012) « La résistance aux Etats-Unis : d’où viennent les stratégies et tactiques  pour mobiliser des communautés ? », Université de Paris 10-Nanterre, Bât. B-2.


Francis Feeley
Professor of American Studies
University of Grenoble-3
Director of Research
University of Paris-Nanterre
Center for the Advanced Study of American Institutions and Social Movements
The University of California-San Diego