Radical Veganism

Talks and panels exploring why it's necessary to address animal rights as an interconnected social movement; located on the East Wing on 1/F

Kindly co-hosted by Christopher Sebastian and Tom Lane

Timetable

Saturday

12:00

Ableism inside the veganism community

Selena Caemawr

How does it manifest and how can we make room for people with disabilities in our movement? The aim is[…]

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Selena Caemawr

1:00

Environment Panel - 12 Years and counting?

Amir Kassam, Roman Paluch-Machnik

What we know and don’t know about climate catastrophe and how to avoid it. Is veganism a silver bullet? Or[…]

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Amir Kassam

Roman Paluch-Machnik

3:00

Vegans don't live in a bubble: The central importance of the social world in understanding veganism

Trent Grassian

This talk will explore the central importance of culture, identity and the social world in our dietary choices, our willingness[…]

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Trent Grassian

4:00

"73 Cows" film screening and Q&A with the director and stars

Alex Lockwood, Jay & Katja Wilde

73 Cows tells the story of Jay Wilde, the first farmer in the UK to trade beef farming for sustainable[…]

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Alex Lockwood

Jay & Katja Wilde

5:00

Healing from Trauma

Dr. Casey Taft, Christopher Sebastian

Join author Christopher Sebastian for a one-on-one interview with Dr. Casey Taft, internationally recognized clinical psychologist and clinical researcher, to[…]

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Dr. Casey Taft

Christopher Sebastian

Sunday

11:00

Beyond the headline: Question what you read

Christopher Sebastian, Tom Lane

Is everything we read about veganism true? How do we identify verifiable sources? The importance of reading beyond a headline[…]

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Christopher Sebastian

Tom Lane

12:00

How to be COOL (Cultivators of Our Own Lives)*: A New Parent’s Pitch for a Post-racial, Vegan Outlook

Joel Bravette

Jay Brave uses a series of vignettes, anecdotes plus his own lived experience to paint a new picture of practical[…]

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Joel Bravette

1:00

Media Panel - Year of the Vegan

Joel Bravette, Dominika Piasecka, Andrew Johnson

It has been said that 2019 is the year of the vegan. But what do vegans want this year to[…]

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Joel Bravette

Dominika Piasecka

Andrew Johnson

3:00

Using the media to help animals

Dominika Piasecka

The media are influential but not so hard to influence. Dominika will provide ideas for everyone to generate positive news[…]

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Dominika Piasecka

4:00

VGN live show

Tom Lane, Christopher Sebastian, Tyler Tolson

Have you been listening to the VGN pod for petty people? Well now is your chance to participate in a[…]

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Tom Lane

Christopher Sebastian

Tyler Tolson