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UDC Conference: "Enclosure, Emancipatory Communication and the Global City". Oct. 25-27, 2007

 

For the first time, The Union for Democratic Communications (UDC) conference will be held in Vancouver, Canada, hosted by Simon Fraser University’s School of Communication; co-sponsors include SFU’s Institute for the Humanities and Faculty of Applied Sciences, and the British Columbia Libraries Association. The theme for this year's meeting is 'Enclosure, Emancipatory Communication and the Global City'. The keynote address will be delivered by Mike Davis, author of City of Quartz, Ecology of Fear and, most recently, Planet of Slums. Other featured speakers include Dan Schiller, Nick Dyer-Witheford and Dee Dee Halleck.

For more information on the conference, click here http://www.sfu.ca/conferences/udc2007/