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

Topic

Academics, Social Sciences

Event Format

Lectures, colloquia, seminars, etc., Brown bags

Group
History Department
Contact E-mail

econway@colgate.edu

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