09
May 16

Next Session: Thursday, May 12th

Please join us for the Social Theory Workshop, next Thursday, May 12th, at 6pm (Wilder House, 5811 S Kenwood Ave)

“Finance and its Temple: The Bourse and Anti-Semitism  in Second Empire France”

Charlotte Robertson

PhD Student, Department of History, University of Chicago

All papers will be distributed in advance of the workshops via the Social Theory Workshop list serv. To join this list serv go to: lists.uchicago.edu and search for “Social Theory”


05
Jan 16

Next workshop, Jan 13

“The Capitalization of Nature, or, the Limits of Historical Nature”
Jason W. Moore
Assistant Professor of Sociology
Binghamton University, State University of New York

@ Social Theory Workshop
**Wednesday** Jan. 13 at 6pm
Wilder House 5811 S Kenwood Ave


03
Nov 15

Next session: Nov 19

There have been some changes to the quarter’s schedule. Below are the details for the next sessions:

Thurs. Nov. 19:  “Between Strategies and Farewells: A Contemporary Introduction to the Political Theory of André Gorz”
Jeremy Cohan, PhD Candidate, Department of Sociology, New York University

Thurs. Dec. 3:  “Dreamworlds, Nightmares, and Redemption in West Germany, 1945-77”
Jake Smith, PhD Candidate, Department of History, University of Chicago

All papers will be distributed in advance of the workshops via the Social Theory Workshop list serv. To join this list serv go to: lists.uchicago.edu and search for “Social Theory”


07
Oct 15

Next session 10/15

Please join us for the Social Theory Workshop, next Thursday Oct. 15 at 6pm (Wilder House, 5811 S Kenwood Ave)

“Some Myths About Ethnocentrism”
Adam Etinson
Visiting Assistant Professor, Department of Philosophy, University of Chicago

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08
Mar 15

Next workshop, March 12

Please join us for our last Social Theory Workshop of the winter quarter this Thursday March 12 at 7pm at Wilder House (please note the later time)

“Implosion/Explosion in Early 20th Century Germany
Industrial Location Theory, Geopolitics and the Spatial Dynamics of Capitalism”

Parker D. Everett
Ph.D., Department of History 2012
The University of Chicago
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28
Feb 15

Next workshop March 5

Please join us Thursday, March 5 at 6pm at Wilder House (5811 S. Kenwood Ave.) for the following paper and discussion at the Social Theory Workshop:

“Production and Dehumanization: Günther Anders and the Critique of Industrialization”

Jason Dawsey
Visiting Assistant Professor of Modern History
University of Southern Mississippi

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10
Feb 15

Next Workshop, Feb 19

Please join us Thursday, Feb 19 at 6pm at Wilder House (5811 S. Kenwood Ave.) for the following paper and discussion at the Social Theory Workshop:

“The Fetishism of Securities and the Capitalist Mode of Prediction”
Ivan Ascher (Political Science, UW-Milwaukee)

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06
Jan 15

Winter 2015 workshop schedule

STW Winter 15 schedule REVISED


24
Nov 14

Last workshop of the quarter, Dec 5!

Please join us Thursday, Dec. 5 at 6pm at Wilder House (5811 S. Kenwood Ave.) for the following paper and discussion at the Social Theory Workshop:

“Transitional Political-Economic Justice: The Israeli Bankers’ Trial and the Role of Law in the Unfolding of Neoliberalism”
Yaniv Ron-El
PhD Student
Department of Sociology
University of Chicago

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12
Nov 14

Next Workshop, Weds Nov 19

 

Please join us for two special events, a lecture on Nov 18 and workshop on Nov 19, with Prof. Nancy Fraser.The workshop paper can be downloaded here.

See poster below for further details:Fraser2