Schedule of the EXALT Symposium 2020 - Extractivisms and Alternatives.

The program will be updated with more information shortly.

Wednesday 21.10.

Opening plenary: Roundtable Discussion 16.00-18.00 (EEST) Speakers: Anna Willow, Eduardo Gudynas & Alexander Dunlap discussant: Markus Kröger
KO:MI (musical performance) 18.00-18.30 (EEST) Performance: KO:MI

Thursday 22.10.

Session: Urbanity and Extractivisms

10.00-12.00 Speaker: Ali Almoghazy
Break 12.00-13.00
Session: Colonized by Data: The Costs of Connection 13.00-14.30 Speakers: Nick Couldry & Ulises Mejías
Session: Transitions to Alternatives 14.00-16.00

Speakers: Stephen Healy, Bhavya Chitranshi & Molly Anderson (with students from Middlebury College, see student introductions here)

Peoples Sovereignty Network 16.00-18.00 Speakers: TBA Hosts: Nora McKeon & Gonzalo Berrón

Friday 23.10.

Artistic Session: arcanes of terran reproduction 10.00-11.30 Performance: Mirko Nikolic
Book launch: Beyond the Coal Rush: a turning point for global energy and climate policy? 11.30-12.30 Hosted by one of the authors James Goodman.

Country cases will be introduced by a selection of the co-authors: Kanchi Kohli, Devleena Ghosh, Linda Connor, Katja Müller, Tom Morton

Break 12.30-13.00
Session: Global Extractivisms 13.00-15.00

Speakers: Julie Ann De Los Reyes, Anja Nygren & Natacha Bruna Discussant: Barry Gills

Session: Indigenous Sovereignty, Modernity Projects and Alternatives


Speaker: Deborah McGregor

All times are in Eastern European Summer Time (EEST) UTC +3. Please note that some of the sessions do overlap. However, all events will be recorded, and made available to everyone after the Symposium.