The Yellow Vest Movement in France: Populism, Violence and Media
The Division of Social Sciences Presents this semester’s Luncheon Seminar Series.
This Brown Bag lunch features:
Professor Jill Harsin from the Department of History
Title: The Yellow Vest Movement in France: Populism, Violence and Media
Brief Description: A discussion of the origins and future implications of the Yellow Vest movement in France (known as the Gilets Jaunes); the movement's use of social media, and its coverage in traditional media; and the instrumentalizing of violence in both the movement and its repression.
Next Lunch will be on October 10th with Professor De Lucia!
Thursday, September 12 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Alumni Hall, 111
13 Oak Dr., Hamilton, NY 13346