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Workshop Schedule Autumn 2014

The following workshops will be held on Thursdays at 6pm at Wilder House (5811 S Kimbark Avenue) unless otherwise noted. Hors d’oeuvres and refreshments will be served.

Oct. 9    “Reading Black Skin, White Masks as Identifying White Supremacy as a Worldly, not Psychological, Problem”
Ainsley Lesure
PhD Candidate
Department of Political Science
University of Chicago

Oct. 23    “ ‘In the Spirit of Ernst Thälmann:’ Weimar Communism, the Nation, and the 1970s West German Left.
David Spreen
PhD Candidate
Department of History
The University of Michigan

Oct. 30    “Political Disorientation: Queer Activism and Democratic Indeterminacy in Brazil.”
Jay Sosa
PhD Candidate
Department of Anthropology
University of Chicago

Special Event co-sponsored by 3CT: (Weds. Nov. 19, 2pm):

Nov. 19        “Behind Marx’s Hidden Abode: For an Expanded Conception of Capitalism”
Nancy Fraser
Loeb Professor of Philosophy and Politics, New School for Social Research
Einstein Fellow, Freie Universität-Berlin
Global Justice Chair, Collège d’études mondiales, Paris

Dec. 4    “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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Next Workshop Jan 31 David Spreen

“The Class Enemy Across the River Jordan: Anti-Fascism, Anti-Capitalism and Place in the West German New Left 1965-1970″

David Spreen, PhD Candidate, The University of Michigan

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”

All events will take place at 6pm in Wilder House (5811 S. Kenwood Ave)


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March 5 Aaron Hill

Please join us at the next meeting of the Social Theory Workshop, Monday, March 5 at 8pm in Wilder House (5811 S. Kenwood Ave).

We will be discussing a paper by History PhD candidate Aaron Hill, entitled, “An Argument for the Centrality of Historical Consciousness in Revolutionary Ideology: France and Germany, 1880 – 1930″

The paper will be distributed later this week.

All are welcome.

Persons who believe they may need assistance attending this event, please contact Stacie Hanneman in advance at sakent@uchicago.edu

 


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October 24 — Parker Everett

The Social Theory Workshop is pleased to announce its next meeting will take place Monday, October 24 at 8pm in Wilder House (5811 S. Kenwood Ave.).

We will be discussing a paper by History PhD Candidate Parker Everett, ” Berlin, 1920-1927: The City that Labors.”

A copy of the paper can be requested from Stacie Hanneman, sakent@uchicago.edu

We look forward to seeing you there.

Persons with a disability who believe they may need assistance, please call Stacie Hanneman in advance at sakent@uchicago.edu


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Feb 7 Parker Everett

The Social Theory Workshop is pleased to announce that our next meeting will take place this coming Monday, February 7 at 8pm in Wilder House (5811 S. Kenwood Ave) when we will host PhD candidate Parker Everett. We will be discussing the Introduction to his dissertation, “The Incorporation of Greater Berlin, 1900 – 1933: The Theory and Practice of Urban Planning Within a Society in Crisis.”

A copy of the paper has been sent to those on the listserv. Others planning to attend who would like a copy of the paper, please email Stacie Hanneman (sakent@uchicago.edu).

All are welcome.

Persons with a disability who believe they may need assistance, please call Stacie Hanneman in advance at 773-330-1130.


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Feb 10

Chris Cutrone

The Social Theory Workshop welcomes Chris Cutrone (History of Culture), who will present on “Adorno’s Marxism: On Theory and Practice, Lenin and Luxemburg in 1917 and Lukacs and Korsch in 1923.”  The meeting will be held in Wilder House (5811 S. Kenwood Ave.) on Monday 22 February 2010 at 8:00 pm.

Members of the workshop will receive the paper automatically.  Others who would like a copy should contact Robin Bates (rdbates@uchicago.edu).