THE TORONTO ANARCHIST ASSEMBLY AND BOOKFAIR
April 9, 10, 11 2010
FRIDAY APRIL 9, 7 to 9 p.m.
Bike Pirates (1292 Bloor Street West)(wheelchair accessible)
Panel Discussion: "Anarchism in the 21st Century"
Cindy Milstein is a well-known anarchist and educator. She has been involved with the Institute for Social Ecology in Vermont with Murray Bookchin, as well as the Institute for Anarchist Studies in Montreal. (not confirmed)
Lesley Wood is a longtime anarchist grassroots organizer in Toronto. She is an active member of the Ontario Coalition Against Poverty, the Toronto Community Mobilization Network against the G8/20, and a Professor at York University.
Karen Emily is an activist and organizer with the Anarchist Black Cross Federation - Toronto, working in support of political prisoners and prisoners of war.
SATURDAY APRIL 10 - The Steelworkers' Hall, 25 Cecil Street, (near Spadina/College) (wheelchair accessible)
10:30 a.m. - 3 p.m. Bookfair and Workshops
3 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Giant Go-Around
5 p.m. - 7 p.m. Food, Movies, Games
7 p.m. - 12 a.m. Music, Bar, Party
Workshop Schedule (details below):
11:15am - 12:15pm
Room 1: Introduction to Anarchism (Joanna Adamiak and Tom Malleson)
Room 2: Linux for Anarchists (gbby and Patrick)
12:30pm - 1:30pm
Room 1: Indigenous Solidarity and Land Claims (Shiri Pasternak and Heather Dorries)
Room 2: Anarca-Islam (Mohamed Jean Veneuse)
1:45pm - 2:45pm
Room 1: The Black Bloc and Diversity of Tactics (Mandy Hiscocks and Leah Henderson)
Room 2: Gender and Sexuality (Sandra Jeppesen)
SUNDAY APRIL 11 - The Steelworkers' Hall, 25 Cecil Street, (near Spadina/College) (wheelchair accessible)
10:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. Bookfair and Workshops
Workshop Schedule (details on the facebook event page)
11:15am - 12:15pm
Room 1: Beyond Bars (Anarchist Black Cross Federation - Toronto)
Room 2: How to Start a Radical Anarchist Co-op (Eton Harris)
12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Room 1: The Sociology of Radical Community (Richard Day)
Room 2: No One Is Illegal! (S. K. Hussan, Thomas Nail)
1:45 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.
Room 1: The G8/20 and Community Organizing (Mac Scott, Lesley Wood, Hussan)
Room 2: Hands-On Screen Printing (The Beehive Design Collective) (will be 3 hrs)
4:00 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Room 1: Know Your Rights (Movement Defence Committee)
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