ORF 2016 Timetable

Friday 4 March

5–6.30pm C Day Lewis Room, Wadham College

Discussion panel: Corbyn and Sanders: Socialism Back on the Agenda

speakers: Adam Booth, John Peterson

chair: Meg Harrington (TBC)

organisers: Adam Booth and Wiktor Ostasz

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7–9pm Investcorp Building lecture theatre, Middle East Centre, St Anthony’s College

Film screening and discussion: “Je ne suis pas Charlie” (2015, 55 mins)

speakers: Tariq Ramadan, Max Blumenthal, Karma Nabulsi, Sudhir Hazareesingh

chair/organiser: James Kleinfeld

Saturday 5 March

10.30–12pm Okinaga Room, Wadham College

Discussion panel: Student movements in India and state repression: JNU and Hyderabad University

speakers: Maia Barkaia, Sayantan Mondal

chair: TBC

organiser: Wiktor Ostasz

*** lunch break ***

1.15-3.15pm Okinaga Room, Wadham College

Discussion panel: The Kurdish struggle: particular or universal?

speakers: Erdelan Baran, Carl Drott, Janroj Keles, Jeff Miley, Hande Yalnızoğlu

chair/organiser: Wiktor Ostasz

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3.30–5pm Okinaga Room, Wadham College

Discussion panel: Resisting the Neoliberal University

speakers: Eden Bailey, Sai Englert, NCAFC rep (TBC)

chair/organiser: Tom Cutterham

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5.30–6.30pm Okinaga Room, Wadham College

Lecture: Rethinking Violence: The Maoists and the State in India

speaker: George Kunnath

chair/organiser: Wiktor Ostasz

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6.45–9.30pm Okinaga Room, Wadham College

Film screening: “The Act of Killing” (2012, 122 mins)

chairs/organisers: Wiktor Ostasz and Juan Sarriegui

Sunday 6 March

11–12.30am Okinaga Room, Wadham College

Discussion panel: Climate Change

speakers: Ruthi Brandt, TBC

chair: Rosemary Brook-Hart

organiser: Alejandra Crosta

*** lunch break ***

1.30–2.30pm Okinaga Room, Wadham College

Discussion panel: The Syrian Revolution

speakers: Abdullah Allabwani, Fifo Auf

chair: Peter Hill

organisers: Abdullah Allabwani and Peter Hill

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3–5pm Okinaga Room, Wadham College

Discussion panel: Migration, Detention and Solidarity

speakers: Bill MacKeith, Monique Alice Bell, Alex Marshall, Sophie Williams

chair/organiser: Alejandra Crosta and Nick Evans

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5.30pm–7pm Okinaga Room, Wadham College

Film screening: Then They Said: Refugee

by Oxford students Jake Boswall and Persis Love

chair/organiser: Alejandra Crosta