Marina Sitrin and W.J.T. Mitchell discussed the current conditions of social protest around the world
A conversation with Marina Sitrin, co-author of They Can’t Represent US! Reinventing Democracy From Greece to Occupy, and UChicago professor W.J.T. Mitchell, co-author of Occupy: Three Essay in Disobedience, on the many protest movements that have arisen in the wake of the 2008 economic crisis.
Marina Sitrin is a writer, lawyer, teacher, organizer, militant and dreamer. An active participant in and reporter on Occupy Wall Street, she has written (with Dario Azzellini) They Can’t Represent US! Reinventing Democracy From Greece to Occupy (2014) Verso Books and Occupying Language: The Secret Rendezvous with History and the Present (2012) Zucotti Park Press.