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Left Forum 2007

Forging A Radical Political Future
March 9-11www.leftforum.org

Dear Friends,Left Forum 2007 – FORGING A RADICAL POLITICAL FUTURE   takes place this weekend, MARCH 9-11, at Cooper Union.

Conference information is on our 98 panels and plenaries is available atwww.leftforum.org. We also want to let you know about the other events we have planned.

FILM FESTIVAL: On Friday, March 9, we are hosting an indy film festival at NYU. It is free and open to all – please tell your friends.
    WHAT: Film Festival
    WHEN: Friday 12 to 5 pm
    WHERE: NYU, 721 Broadway, Between Waverly Place and Washington Place, Room 006

COCKTAIL PARTY: Immediately preceding our Opening Plenary, (which begins sharply at 7pm on Friday evening) please join us and your fellow Forum participants at a cocktail party. We ask for a contribution of $5 each to help defray the costs.
    WHAT: Cocktail Party
    WHEN: Friday, 5 to 6:30 pm
    WHERE: Peter Cooper Suite, Cooper Union

We’re very excited to be offering two cultural performances that are free and open to the public:
1.    Karen Finley’s “George and Martha”; a solo performance detailing an illicit affair between George Bush Jr. and Martha Stewart.
WHAT: Karen Finley performing “George and Martha”
WHEN: Saturday 8 pm
WHERE: New York University
19 W4th Street between Green and Mercer, Room 101

2.    Readings from Howard Zinn’s Voices of a People’s History of the United States, with Amy Goodman, Anthony Arnove, Staceyanne Chin, Brian Jones, Deepa Fernandes, and Erin Cherry, and others.
WHAT: Voices of a People’s History of the United States
WHEN: Saturday 8 pm
WHERE: Cooper Union’s Great Hall
7 East 7th Street (at 3rd Ave)

Of course, the focus of the Forum remains our plenaries, panel discussions, and bookfair. Our full program is online at: http://leftforum.org/leftforum2007/program.html

Check it out! We hope to see you March 9-11 at Cooper Union in New York City! Please come early enough to allow for the lines at registration.


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  1. Hello everybody,
    I’m new! Any news?

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