Here you can find posts relating to recent news items and upcoming events. If you have any memory and activism related news or events that you would like to share here please contact the working group chairs (details on the WG home page).


205, 2022

Call for Contributions: Archiving Activism in the Digital Age

May 2nd, 2022|News|

Edited by Ann Rigney and Daniele Salerno Contemporary repertoires of protest have been adapting to digitally-oriented media environments (Tilly 2006; Hoskins 2017; Treré 2018; Merrill, Keightley, and Daphi 2020), begging the question how they will be archived for [...]


12/Sep/2022 - 14/Sep/2022: Utrecht University

Remembering Contentious Lives

Upcoming conference on memory, activism and life writing. Open to all those interested (contact the organisers).

19/Oct/2022 - 21/Oct/2022: Utrecht University

Words, Contention, Memory

Upcoming expert meeting open to those interested in the relationship between memory, activism and language.