Frances Fox Piven

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The author of Poor People's Movements and a prominent target of the lunatic right, Frances Fox Piven has, among many other things, written extensively on how movements of the poor and oppressed—the 1930s unemployed, the Civil Rights movement, etc.—have engaged in disruptive tactics to achieve change. She is a Distinguished Professor of Sociology and Political Science at the CUNY Graduate Center.

Additional Info

  • Location: Hemispheric Institute, 20 Cooper Square, 5th floor, New York, NY 10003
  • Event Date: Jeudi, 16 Février 2012
  • Event Time: 7:00 pm