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The Institute for the Liberal Arts



9:00 a.m.

Opening Remarks
Mary Crane and Juliet Schor

9:15-10:15 a.m.

Authenticity and Sustainability in Community Supported Agriculture
Melea Press and Craig Thompson
Discussant: Brian Gareau

10:15-11:15 a.m.

Emerging Raw Milk Economies in Brooklyn  
Diana Mincyte
Discussant: Zine Magubane

11:15-11:45 a.m.

Coffee Break

11:45-12:45 p.m.

Social Forms of Local Self-reliance: Practicing Plenitude in Alaska
Karen Hebért
Discussant: Marilynn Johnson

12:45-2:00 p.m.


2:00-3:00 p.m.

Recovering a Culture of citizenship: An Urban Experiment in Plenitude
Gavin Van Horn and Robert Wengronowitz
Discussant: James Keenan

3:00-4:00 p.m.

Sharing and Caring: New Consumer Practices in a Digital Age
Luka Carfagna, Emilie Dubois and Juliet Schor
Discussant: Danielle Hedegard

4:00-5:00 p.m.

Plenitude in the Haute Vallée
Teresa Gowan and Rachel Slocum
Discussant: Prasannan Parthasarathi

sponsored by the institute for the liberal arts and the center for humans and nature