Institute For Civic Engagement: Jeff Conant; Poetics of Resistance, The Zapatista Insurgency

Embed This Player

Download: H.264/AAC mp4 file Creative Commons License

Tell us about your experience with this online video, click here.


Jeff Conant is a writer, educator, and social justice activist with a focus on international development and ecology. His book, A Poetics of Resistance: the Revolutionary Public Relations of the Zapatista Insurgency (AK Press, 2010) examines the cultural politics of the Zapatista movement of Chiapas, Mexico, focusing on the Zapatistas' persuasive use of symbolic language and colorful imagery to bring their struggle to the world's attention. A Burlington College Institute for Civic Engagement event.

Order Now!



1 Thursday September 9, 2010 at 6:30 PM
2 Saturday September 11, 2010 at 8:00 PM
3 Sunday September 12, 2010 at 1:00 AM
4 Sunday September 12, 2010 at 7:00 AM
5 Wednesday September 15, 2010 at 3:00 PM
6 Thursday September 16, 2010 at 2:30 PM
7 Sunday September 26, 2010 at 3:20 PM
8 Sunday October 3, 2010 at 5:00 AM
9 Sunday October 3, 2010 at 11:00 AM


Sam Mayfield

Featured Story

Town Meeting TV Summer 2021 Paid Production Intern

The Town Meeting TV production intern will work on community media projects at the request of Town Meeting TV’s production coordinator in partnership with identified community partners.


More News from the Center for Media and Democracy