30
Mar 15

Spring 2015 Schedule

May 7:

Originating the Derivative
Ed LiPuma
Professor of Anthropology, University of Miami

May 21:

“Individuality as domination and emancipation in Marx’s mature critical theory”
Fabian Arzuaga
PhD Candidate, Department of Political Science,
University of Chicago

May 14:

“Proto-Colonialism and the Great Divergence: Culture, Markets and Coercion”
Ralph A. Austen
Professor Emeritus of African History
University of Chicago

May 25 (Annual BBQ, 4pm):

 “Charles Dickens, Between Literature and Social Criticism”
Ben Schacht
PhD Candidate, Comparative Literature
Northwestern University

June 4:   

“Integration or Exception? The Ethics of Immigration During Times of Crisis”
Lisa M. Simeone
PhD Candidate, Department of Anthropology
University of Chicago


06
Jan 15

Winter 2015 workshop schedule

STW Winter 15 schedule REVISED


31
May 14

Final workshop for 2013-14!

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

“Contradictions of Individualism in Political Theory: towards a critical social theory of individualism in modernity “
Fabian Arzuaga
PhD Candidate
Department of Political Science, 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


28
Apr 13

Next Workshop: May 2 Ashleigh Campi

Please join us for the next meeting of the Social Theory Workshop, Thursday May 2     

“Can political theory think economic subjects? Psychoanalytic Contributions to a Theory of Neoliberalism”

Ashleigh Campi, Ph.D. Candidate, Political Science, 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”

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


01
Apr 12

April 2 – Fabian Arzuaga

Please join us at the next meeting of the Social Theory Workshop, Monday, April 2 at 8pm in Wilder House (5811 S. Kenwood Ave).

We will be discussing a paper by Political Science PhD candidate Fabian Arzuaga, entitled, “Norm and Critique of Individualism in the Neoliberal Era: Towards a Critical Theory of the Entrepreneurial-Self”

For those who plan to attend the workshop, a copy of the paper can be requested from Stacie Hanneman, sakent@uchicago.edu

We look forward to seeing you there.

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