Friday, September 28 Morning panels
Global Sustainability Models: Entrepreneurship, Ethics, and Ecology (IMU Oak Room)
"New Humanitarianismand the Crisis of Charity: Good Intentions on the Road to Help"
Michael Mascarenhas, Associate Professor, Department of Environmental Science, Policy and Management, University of California – Berkeley
“On Global plasticity: framing the global through affective materiality”
Deirdre McKay, Reader in Social Geography and Environmental Politics, Keele University
"Policy Entrepreneurs for a Return to Infrastructure: A California Case Study of the Global Desalination Industry"
Brian O'Neill, PhD Student, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Global Technologies: Surveillance and Suppression (IMU Persimmon Room)
"Turning Big Brother Upside Down: Some Lessons from the Global South"
Jose Ragas, Assistant Professor, Yale University & Catholic University of Chile
"The #MeToo Movement and Its Lack in China"
Hongmei Li, Associate Professor, Miami University
"The Travels of a Global Television Format: The Undercover Boss Blues"
Ilana Gershon, Ruth N. Hall Professor, Indiana University
11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Performing the Global (IMU Persimmon Room)
“The Chinese Atlantic: Seascapes and the Theatricality of Globalization”
Sean Metzger, Associate Professor, School of Theater, Film and Television, UCLA
“’I tend to borrow from the culture, but in the end, I’m sort of enriching both cultures…’: Considerations by Young Moroccan Storytellers when Culturally Translating Hikayat Stories"
Erin Gould, PhD Candidate. University of California, Riverside
"Global China Without China? Rhizome of Sinaphone Studies"
Chun-Yu Lu, Visiting Assistant Professor of Chinese Studies, William & Mary
Global Misalignments: Regularities and Inequalities (IMU Oak Room)
“Rules Without Rights: Land, Labor, and Private Authority in the Global Economy”
Tim Bartley, Professor of Sociology, Washington University in St. Louis
"Problematizing Images of Global Finance and Hyperglobal Framings: An Analytical Approach"
Rachel Harvey, Adjunct Associate Research Scholar, Columbia University
"Materiality and identity: Food, Waste and the New Right Wing in Europe"
ZsuZsa Gille, Associate Professor of Sociology, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign