The book club associated with our book came to a close with the November 24th session on Resources. But beginning December 8, 2013 we will re-commence the great presentations and discussions at the 2:00 pm time slot in the format of a series of guest speakers on topics related (and not so related) to our core financial areas of focus.
The schedule as of now is:
December 8, 2013 : Merlyna Lim, visiting us from Princeton to discuss Social media, dissent and protest.
December 15, 2013: Lisa Sevron, regarding pay-day loans
January 12, 2014: Moe Tcacik visiting us from Washington DC to discuss our core issues about finance and the 99%. She maintains the blog Das Krapital –Check it out
February 2, 2013: Prof. Sidney Horowitz joining us from an undisclosed location to discuss theories of class, and why they still matter.
Where: The book club / guest speaker forum will meet from 2-3pm on Sundays before the regular Alternative Banking meeting, in Room 402 or 409 of the International Affairs Building of Columbia University at Amsterdam and 118th.
Please contact us at Alt.Banking.OWS@gmail.com for more information.