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Kara Zugman, Ph.D

Title: Assistant Professor, Sociology

Department: Sociology

Office: SBS B-324
Phone Extension: x3937
Email Username: kzugman

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Selected Presentations

  • “The Global North and the Global South: New Political Cultures in the Americas from the Other Campaign to the US Social Forum” panel presenter Ethnicity and Multinational Organizations Pacific Coast Council on Latin American Studies Claremont McKenna College November 3, 2007.
  • “The Dilemmas of Global and Interdisciplinary Research in the Post Cold War Era” Panel Presenter and Organizer, New Directions in Feminist and Postcolonial Research, International Dimensions of Migration Conference April 13-14, 2007 California State University Pomona
  • “The ‘Other Campaign’: The EZLN and New Political Cultures in Mexico and the U.S.”, Panel Presenter, Social Movements and Change, Pacific Sociological Association Conference 2007 Mar 29-31, Marriot City Center, Oakland, CA
  • “Latina/o Community Activism in Los Angeles” Panel Organizer, Pacific Coast Council on Latin American Studies Conference 2006 Nov 3-4, California State University Dominguez Hills
  • “La Otra Campaña: Zapatismo and Transnational Politics” Panel Presenter, New Directions in Transnational Studies Pacific Coast Council on Latin American Studies 2006 Conference November 3-4, California State University Dominguez Hills
  • “’Zapatismo’ as a Global Political Vision’ Globalization and Local Communities panel presenter Pacific Sociological Association Los Angeles April 2006
  • “Re-visioning Transnational Political Change in Los Angeles and Mexico: The Case of the EZLN and Casa del Pueblo” invited lecture Representations, State Violence and Human Rights Pomona College. March 2, 2006
  • “Zapatismo as a Transnational Political Vision” Department of Sociology, Pomona College, Invited lecture, October 30, 2005
  • “Social Semiotics and Transnational Organizing: Zapatista Political Visions in Los Angeles” Refereed Roundtable/Collective Behavior and Social Movements, American Sociological Association Annual Meeting August 2004, San Francisco
  • “This Bridge Called Zapatismo” Pacific Council on Latin American Studies, Whittier College, November 9, 2003
  • “Zapatistas and Transcommunality” Mini-conference on Inter-ethnicity, Chicano/Latino Research Center, UC Santa Cruz May 9, 2003
  • “Building the Alter/Nation: A Meditation on Zapatismo, Race, and Nationalism in the Age of Globalization: panel presenter, Nations/Nationalism panel, American Sociological Association, Chicago, August 2002
  • “Reflections on Zapatismo and Wallerstein: presented Inter-ethnicity Conference, Chicano/Latino Research Center, UC Santa Cruz, May 17, 2002
  • “Zapatistas in Urban Spaces” Universidad de Guerrero/UC Santa Barbara Conference on Ethnicity and Poverty, Acapulco, Guerrero, Mexico March 21, 2000
  • “Zapatistas and Civil Society in Mexico” Latin American Studies Association 1998 Palmer House Hilton, Chicago September 26-28, Panel Chair and Presenter, “Mexico’s Modern/Postmodern Revolutionaries”

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