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  • China’s Engine of Ecological Apocalypse May 1, 2018
    China’s Engine of Ecological Apocalypse Richard Smith Mark Selden Judith Shapiro Jin Xiaochang Historical Materialism 2017 (NY) Environment Richard Smith Mark Selden Judith Shapiro Jin Xiaochang Chair: Dan Boscov-Ellen
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  • A Century of October May 1, 2018
    A Century of October Lars Lih David Mandel Paul Le Blanc Historical Materialism 2017 (NY) Socialism & Marxism Lars Lih David Mandel Paul Le Blanc Chair: Sebastian Budgen
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  • When Revolutions Go Wrong May 1, 2018
    When Revolutions Go Wrong Sam Farber Dan La Botz Elliott Liu Historical Materialism 2017 (NY) Socialism & Marxism Sam Farber - "Did the Cuban Revolution Go Wrong?" Dan La Botz - "The Nicaraguan Revolution: What Went Wrong?" Elliott Liu - "State Capitalism Against Itself: Maoism and the Chinese Revolution" Chair: Eli Lichtenstein Co-sponsored by New […]
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  • Roundtable on Training Political Cadre: Historical Lessons and Current Methods May 1, 2018
    Roundtable on Training Political Cadre Historical Lessons and Current Methods George Ciccariello-Maher Kate Byrne-Miller David Thompson Todd Chretien Historical Materialism 2017 (NY) Socialism & Marxism George Ciccariello-Maher Kate Byrne-Miller David Thompson Todd Chretien Chair: John McDonald
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  • Shop floor Struggles: The Forgotten Abode of Socialist Strategy May 1, 2018
    Shop floor Struggles The Forgotten Abode of Socialist Strategy Kim Moody Charlie Post Nicole Aschoff Historical Materialism 2017 (NY) LGBT Kim Moody - The New Terrain of Class Conflict Charlie Post - What’s Globalization Got To Do With It?:The Decline of Industrial Unionism in the North American Tire Industry, 1966-2008 Nicole Aschoff - Bad Jobs […]
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  • Rethinking Class Decomposition and Organizational Fragmentation May 1, 2018
    Rethinking Class Decomposition and Organizational Fragmentation Jason Read Rodrigo Nunes Bue Rübner Hansen Historical Materialism 2017 (NY) Socialism & Marxism Jason Read - Class Decomposition: Affect and Politics in the Age of Negative Solidarity Rodrigo Nunes - The Practice and Theory of Leadership Today: An Immanent Critique and Reconceptualization Bue Rübner Hansen - Discussant Chair: […]
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  • "Race Science" and Social Science May 1, 2018
    "Race Science" and Social Science Mario Diaz-Perez Matthew Lau Michelle O'Brian Historical Materialism 2017 (NY) Racism & Civil Rights Mario Diaz-Perez - Du Bois's Early Sociology of Race Matthew Lau - Stephen Jay Gould’s Critique of Race Science in the Age of Trump: Correcting the Corrected Record Today. Michelle O'Brian - Discussant Chair: Kelly Gawel
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  • Queer(ing) Marxism May 1, 2018
    Queer(ing) Marxism Paul Reynolds Gokboru Sarp Alyssa Adamson Historical Materialism 2017 (NY) Labor & Unions Paul Reynolds - Some Notes on a Queer Materialism Gokboru Sarp - The War in the Middle East, the Concept of Homonormativity, and the Body: Towards a Historical Materialist Exploration Alyssa Adamson - Marx’s Queer Humanism Chair: C. Ray Borck
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  • On the Young Hegelians May 1, 2018
    On the Young Hegelians Joshua Pineda Dan Boscov-Ellen Aaron Jaffe Historical Materialism 2017 (NY) Socialism & Marxism Joshua Pineda - Wolves in Sheep's Clothing: The Afterlife of Critical Criticism Dan Boscov-Ellen - Whose Universalism? Aaron Jaffe - Marxist Strategies for Critique Among the Young Hegelians Chair: Virgilio Lazardi
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  • New Directions in Marxist-Feminist Theory May 1, 2018
    New Directions in Marxist-Feminist Theory Kelly Gawel William Lewis Almendra Aladro Drucilla Cornell Historical Materialism 2017 (NY) Women Kelly Gawel - On Marxist Feminist Critical Method William Lewis - Class as concrete and normative, a new model for conceiving class and gender based oppression. Almendra Aladro - Street harassment and the Right to the City: […]
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  • Symposium on Michael Roberts' The Long Depression May 1, 2018
    Symposium on Michael Roberts' The Long Depression Fred Moseley Pete Green Al Campbell Michael Roberts Historical Materialism 2017 (NY) Economics Fred Moseley Pete Green Al Campbell Michael Roberts (Respondent) Chair: Jeremy Cohan
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  • The Human and its Undersides: Perspectives on the Legacies of Marxist Humanism in the United States, Eastern Europe, and the Postcolonial World May 1, 2018
    The Human and its Undersides Perspectives on the Legacies of Marxist Humanism in the United States, Eastern Europe, and the Postcolonial World Barbara Epstein Zhivka Valiavicharska Nikolay Karkov Kevin Anderson Historical Materialism 2017 (NY) Socialism & Marxism Barbara Epstein - The Rise, Decline, and Hopeful Revival of Socialist Humanism Zhivka Valiavicharska - Marxist Humanism and […]
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  • In Memoriam, Gyorgy Markus May 1, 2018
    In Memoriam, Gyorgy Markus Agnes Heller Jonathan Pickle Ben Laude Historical Materialism 2017 (NY) Socialism & Marxism Agnes Heller Jonathan Pickle Ben Laude Chair: Aaron Jaffe
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  • György Lukács: Theory and Praxis May 1, 2018
    György Lukács: Theory and Praxis Michael Frank Daniel Lopez Harrison Fluss Historical Materialism 2017 (NY) Socialism & Marxism Michael Frank - Marx's Analysis of Commodity Fetishism and Lukacs's Theory of Reification Daniel Lopez - The dialectic of organisation in Lukacs's concept of praxis Harrison Fluss - Discussant Chair: Joshua Pineda
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  • Symposium on Fred Moseley's Money and Totality May 1, 2018
    Symposium on Fred Moseley's Money and Totality Martha Campbell David Laibman Jose Tapia Andrew Higginbottom Fred Moseley Historical Materialism 2017 (NY) Economics Martha Campbell David Laibman Jose Tapia Andrew Higginbottom Fred Moseley (Respondent) Chair: Maya Gonzalez
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  • Class Composition and Communist Thought in Latin America May 1, 2018
    Class Composition and Communist Thought in Latin America Juan Grigera Robert Cavooris Christopher Gunderson Jimena Vergara Historical Materialism 2017 (NY) Economics Juan Grigera - Rethinking the Pink Tide Cycle Robert Cavooris - René Zavaleta: Composition Beyond Nationalism Christopher Gunderson - Zapatismo and the Uneven and Combined Development of Communist Thought and Practice Jimena Vergara - […]
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  • The Political Economy of Money and Crisis May 1, 2018
    The Political Economy of Money and Crisis Cedric Durand Karl Beitel Historical Materialism 2017 (NY) Economics Cedric Durand - Investment-profit nexus in an era of financialisation and globalisation. The monopolization hypothesis. Karl Beitel - The Contemporary Semiotics and Dynamics of Money, Capital, and Value Michael Roberts - Profits, investment and multipliers in economic cycles Anwar […]
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  • On the Housing Question May 1, 2018
    On the Housing Question Sam Stein Rob Wohl Joel Feingold Historical Materialism 2017 (NY) Economics Sam Stein Rob Wohl Take Back the Bronx (Chino and Lisa) Crown Heights Tenants Union (Joel Feingold) Chair: Wes House Co-sponsored by Verso
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  • Late Althusser: Politics and Theoretical Practice May 1, 2018
    Late Althusser Politics and Theoretical Practice Banu Bargu Thomas Carmichael Historical Materialism 2017 (NY) Socialism & Marxism Banu Bargu - Althusser’s Retreat to Epicurus and Aleatory Materialism Thomas Carmichael - Aleatory Materialism and Theoretical Practice: the Logic of Struggle in the Later Althusser William Lewis - "Editorial choices and the reception of Althusser's last philosophy: […]
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  • History and Trajectory of Brazilian Capitalism May 1, 2018
    History and Trajectory of Brazilian Capitalism Mayra Cotta Juan Ferre Vladimir Puzone Historical Materialism 2017 (NY) International Mayra Cotta - The Politics of a inclusion thorough consumption: Rise and Fall of the Brazilian Workers' Party Juan Ferre - Racial Formation in Brazil: A Historical Perspective Vladimir Puzone - Remarks on the present situation in Brazil: […]
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