Nov 13

Next Workshop, Nov. 14

Please join us for the next Social Theory Workshop, Thursday Nov. 14 at 6pm in Wilder House (5811 S Kenwood Ave).:

“The Fragmentation of Leftist Politics in Pakistan: The Last Vestiges of the Legacy of the Old Left, 1948-1952”

Atiya Khan
PhD Candidate
Department of History
The 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”

Jan 12

January 9, 2012 Reha Kadakal

The first meeting of the Social Theory Workshop for winter quarter will take place Monday, January 9 at 8pm in Wilder House (5811 S. Kenwood Ave).

We will be discussing a paper by Reha Kadakal, Social Sciences Collegiate Division, entitled, “Islam and the Neoliberal Shifts in Republican Ideology in Turkey.”

A copy of the paper has been distributed via the list serv. It can also be requested from sakent@uchicago.edu.

We look forward to seeing you there.

Mar 10

Malika Zeghal

The Social Theory Workshop is pleased to welcome Malika Zeghal (Divinity School), who will present on “Illiberal Secularity in the Arab Middle East.”  The meeting will be held on the evening of Monday March 8th 2010 at 8:00 pm in Wilder House (5811 South Kenwood Avenue).   All are welcome.

This will be the final workshop of the Winter Quarter.

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