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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


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Nov 13

Next workshop, Dec 5

Please join us for the next Social Theory Workshop, Thursday December 5 at 6pm in Wilder House (5811 S Kenwood Ave).

“Ecological Crisis and the Capitalist Accumulation of Waste”

Michelle Yates
Assistant Professor, Cultural Studies Program
Department of Humanities, History, and Social Sciences
Columbia College 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”


01
Apr 13

Next Workshop- April 4

Please join us for the next meeting of the Social Theory Workshop, (THIS) Thursday April 4

“Modern Social Theory and the Project of the Abolition of Labor”

Alan Milchman, Lecturer, Department of Political Science at Queens College, City University of New York (CUNY)  

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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Oct 12

October 18 Eric Triantafillou

The next meeting of the Social Theory Workshop will take place Thursday, October 18 at 6pm in Wilder House (5811 S Kenwood Ave)

In keeping with the workshop’s on-going engagement with historical understanding of left social movements and politics, we will be discussing a paper by Anthropology PhD student Eric Triantafillou, “‘We Rule You': The Visual Epistemology of Capitalism as a Pyramid.” In this paper Eric considers the critical sufficiency of the imagery and discourses about aesthetic production deployed by left social movements in the United States.

Questions, accessibility concerns, and paper requests can be directed to sakent@uchicago.edu

 


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


13
Feb 12

February 20 Robert Stern

Please join us at the next meeting of the Social Theory Workshop, Monday, February 20 at 8pm in Wilder House (5811 S. Kenwood Ave).

We will be discussing a paper by History PhD candidate Robert Stern, entitled, “Reforming the Particularism of the Common Law: Some Reflections on the Postivization of English Law.”

The paper will be distributed later this week.

All are welcome.

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


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Jan 12

January 23, Mark Loeffler

Please join us at the next meeting of the Social Theory Workshop, Monday, January 23 at 8pm in Wilder House (5811 S. Kenwood Ave).

We will be discussing a paper by Mark Loeffler, Society of Fellows, entitled “Genealogies of Keynesianism: On Finance and its Fetishes.”

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 contact Stacie Hanneman in advance at sakent@uchicago.edu


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May 11

May 30 Eiichi Nojiri

Please join us to wrap up the 2010-11 academic year with our last session, to be held on May 30 at Wilder House (5811 S. Kenwood). We will be discussing a paper by visiting scholar Eiichi Nojiri, entitled “Negativity and the Organic Compositions of Capital: A Hegelian Reflexion on Marx’s Labor Theory of Value.”

Please not the workshop will take place at the earlier time of 6pm.

The paper has been distributed via the list serv. If you still need a copy please contact Stacie Hanneman, sakent@uchicago.edu.

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


02
Mar 11

MARCH 7 Andrew Sartori

The next meeting of the Social Theory Workshop will take place this coming Monday, March 7 at 8pm in Wilder House (5811 S. Kenwood Ave). We are pleased to be hosting former workshop participant Andrew Sartori, currently Assistant Professor of History at New York University. We will be discussing Prof. Sartori’s paper “Global Intellectual History and the History of Political Economy.”

The paper has been sent out via the list serv. Or you may request a copy from Stacie Hanneman sakent@uchicago.edu

We look forward to seeing you all there.

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 11

FEB 28 Greg Gabrellas

Our next meeting will take place TONIGHT Monday, February 28 at 8pm in Wilder House (5811 S. Kenwood Ave). We will be discussing a paper by Greg Gabrellas entitled, “Reconstructing Social Construction: An Interpretation of Marx’s Critique of Political Economy.”

The paper was previously distributed via the list serv. If you still need a copy, please contact Stacie Hanneman, sakent@uchicago.edu

We look forward to seeing you all there.

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