The Southern Europe Crisis and Resistances: Free Podcast

On 22 November 2012 aca­demics from Portugal, Italy, Greece, Spain gathered at the Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities to dis­cuss the eco­nomic, polit­ical and hu­man­it­arian crisis aus­terity has cre­ated in South Europe. But PIGS can fly. The wide­spread protests of 2011 have started again in Spain, Portugal and Italy while in Greece the new aus­terity has brought the gov­ern­ment close to col­lapse. Is aus­terity or res­ist­ance the fu­ture of Europe?

Speakers:
Costas Douzinas
 (Birkbeck)
Andrea Fumagalli (UNI PV)
Maria Margaronis (journ­alist for The Nation & The Guardian)
Juan Carlos Monedero
 (Universidad Complutense de Madrid)
Boaventura de Sousa Santos
 (Coimbra University, Birkbeck Leverhulme Fellow)
Luis Trindade - Chair (Birkbeck)

Listen to a free pod­cast of the event

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