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14th Annual Socialist Scholars Conference: Two Cheers for Utopia: Reimagining Socialism

April 12-14, 1996 New York City

Sponsored by the Democratic Socialists of America

Audio and video tape recordings


Panel 1

BOGDAN DENITCH Conference Co-Chair
ELLEN WILLIS The Village Voice
PAUL ROBESON, Jr. Journalist
DANIEL SINGER The Nation

Two Cheers for Utopia: Reimagining Socialism

(Videotape also contains Panel 73)
Panel 2

KMOZIE WOODWARD
MAULANA KARENGA
JULIANNE MALVEAUX
YASMIN ADEIGBOLA
RASHIDAH ISMAILI ABU-BAKR
PAUL ROBESON, Jr.

Million Man March, African-American Male/Female Dialogue

**Two audiotapes for $21.00** **One Extended VHS Video for $20.00**
Panel 4

ELLEN MEISKINS WOOD - Author
DOUG HENWOOD - Left Business Observer
HARRY MAGDOFF - Monthly Review Editor

Is There Such A Thing as Post-Modernity?


Panel 11

FRANCES FOX PIVEN - Regulating the Poor
TRUDY GOLDBERG - National Jobs for All
STANLEY ARONOWITZ - The Jobless Future
U.S. Rep. JEROLD NADLER (D-NY)

The Left and the Job Agenda in the U.S.

**Two audiotapes for $21.00**
Panel 14

EDWARD HERMAN - Wharton School of Business
RICHARD CLOWARD - Regulating the Poor
ELAINE BERNARD - Harvard Trade Union Project

Dominant Idology: Power and Vulnerability


Panel 23

BOGDAN DENITCH
ELAINE BERNARD
TODD GITLIN - New York University
U.S. Rep. MAJOR OWENS (D-NY)

Divisions, Identity & the Left in the U.S.


Panel 26

JOSEPH BUTTIGIEG - Intl. Gramsci Society
EVELIN WITTICH - Social Analysis, Berlin
ROSLYN W. BOLOGH - CUNY Graduate Center
RANDY MARTIN - Brecht Forum, NYC

What Does Socialist Education Mean Today?


Panel 34

BRANKA SESTO - Transition to Democracy, Zagreb
ROBERT JAY LIFTON - John Jay College, CUNY
ERIKA MUNK - Journalist/ Author
BOGDAN DENITCH - CUNY Graduate Center

Never Again...Again: Bosnia and Genocide


Panel 35

GREGORY ALBO - York University, Toronto
REG WHITAKER - York University, Toronto
CARLOS VILAS - UNAM, Mexico
LEO PANITCH - York University, Toronto

Socialist Register '96: Are There Alternatives?


Panel 39

MICHAEL HUDSON - Jerome Levy Economics Inst.
DAVID KOTZ - Univeristy of Massachusetts at Amherst
HILLEL TICKTIN - University of Glasgow
ALEXANDER BUZGALIN - Moscow University

Russia's Transition To What?


Panel 47

RON ARONSON - Wayne State University
TODD GITLIN - New York University
JEAN COHEN - Columbia University
BENJAMIN BARBER - Jihad vs. McWorld

Politics of Solidarity


Panel 48

JOSE LA LUZ - S.E.I. Union
ROBERT FITCH - The Assassination of New York
JO-ANN MORT - U.N.I.T.E.
CHRIS WOODS - AFL-CIO Organizing Institute
KATE DESMET - Detroit Times Striker

What's Happening to Labor?


Panel 61

BOGDAN DENITCH
LEO PANITCH
BENJAMIN BARBER
RON BLACKWELL - U.N.I.T.E

New World Order: Globalization & Democracy


Panel 69

STEVE YIP - Free Mumia Abu-Jamal Coalition
MARK McCLAIN TAYLOR - Princeton Seminary
TONY MEDINA - In Defense of Mumia

Live From Death Row: The Case of Mumia Abu-Jamal

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Panel 73

ALEXANDER BUZGALIN - Moscow University
JORGE CALDERON - Sao Paulo Forum, PRD
PABLO GONZALEZ CASANOVA - UNAM Mexico
DANIEL CIRERA - French Communist Party

Solidarity Around the World!

(Videotape also contains Panel 1)