May 13-15, 2016.
Sydney University Sydney. Australia.
Organised by Resistance Club, Green Left Weekly, Socialist Alliance and Links Journal of Socialist Renewal in conjunction with the Latin American Social Forum.
Supported by Resistance Books and the Australia-Venezuela Solidarity Network.
The rise in popularity of anti-austerity parties, responses to the global climate crisis and challenges in building alternatives to neoliberal capitalism will be explored at the Socialism for the 21st Century Conference, to be held in Sydney on May 13 to 15.
With 11 international guests including: Ian Angus, author and veteran of socialist and environmental movements in Canada and internationally, is the founder and editor of the online journal, Climate & Capitalism.
Michael Lebowitz is one of the leading Marxist authors in the world, writing and researching the problems and possibilities of building a socialist alternative.
Marta Harnecker is a Chilean psychologist, writer, journalist and a prominent investigator and commentator on experiences of social transformation in Latin America.
Ken Canning is a First Nations activist, poet and playwright from the Kunja Clan of the Bidjara Peoples of South West Queensland.
Sam Watson is a veteran Murri activist, author, film maker, playwright and member of the National Stolen Generations Alliance.