Radical Veganism (Saturday only)

A number of sessions looking at veganism from a radical perspective; kindly hosted by vegan social justice advocate Christopher-Sebastian McJetters and sponsored by A Well-Fed World. BSL interpretation available in this area.

Timetable

Saturday

12:00pm - 12:45pm

Power, Privilege and Veganism: Building an inclusive vegan community

Trent Grassian

How do our identities and experiences intersect with our vegan identities and how do they affect the way we engage with[…]

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Trent Grassian

1:00pm - 1:45pm

The Fashion Zoo

Joshua Katcher

Why are animals used in fashion? This presentation explores the role that animals and animal representations play in fashion culture,[…]

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Joshua Katcher

2:00pm - 2:45pm

Afro-Veganism: Carving Out Space in the Vegan Movement

Brenda Sanders

A look at the unique experiences and perspectives of people of color within the vegan movement and why those experiences[…]

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Brenda Sanders

3:00pm - 3:45pm

Branding Veganism: A major setback for human and animal liberation

Marine Janine

Life has no intrinsic value under neoliberalism, which means neoliberal veganism is self-defeating. Branding veganism is not viable, because opposing[…]

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Marine Janine

4:00pm - 5:30pm

Redefining Veganism: From Consumption to Conviction

Nichole Donato and Callie Coker

Veganism has become defined by what we eat and what we buy, but this pro-capitalist definition perpetuates oppression and decentralizes[…]

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Nichole Donato and Callie Coker

5:30pm - 6:00pm

Tentative Q&A - Marine Janine, Joshua Katcher, Brenda Sanders

Marine Janine, Joshua Katcher, Brenda Sanders

Join Brenda, Joshua, and Marine to discuss how they came into vegan activism, how they incorporate intersectional feminism into their[…]

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Marine Janine

Joshua Katcher

Brenda Sanders