WINTER 2019 SCHEDULE

The Historical Capitalisms & Social Theory Workshop is pleased to announce its Winter 2019 schedule. Unless otherwise stated, the workshop will meet on alternate Thursdays from 5:00 to 6:30 PM at Wilder House (5811 S. Kenwood Ave.). Workshop papers will be circulated through our listserv and should be read in advance. You may subscribe to our listserv by following this link. For more information about the workshop and upcoming events please visit our website.

Refreshments are served at all our events, which are free and open to the public. If you have any questions or requests for accommodation, please email the coordinators (lucaspinheiro@uchicago.edu ankmulvaney@uchicago.edu).

HISTORICAL CAPITALISMS & SOCIAL THEORY WORKSHOP

WINTER 2019 SCHEDULE

 

JANUARY 17

Cameron Hu | PhD Candidate in Anthropology, University of Chicago

“Land and Sea: The Shale System and the Global Division of Nature”

 

JANUARY 22

Isabelle Ferreras | Professor of Sociology, Université catholique de Louvain, Belgium

“Firms as Political Entities: A Conceptual Perspective, Research and Policy Implications”

Joint Session with the Money, Markets and Governance Workshop

** Please Note the Unusual Date ** (Tuesday, January 22, 5:00-6:30 PM in the Social Sciences Research Building 401)

 

FEBRUARY 14

Oliver Cussen | PhD Candidate in History, University of Chicago

“Old Regime France and its Empire: The First Heterodox Economy?”

 

FEBRUARY 28

Nicholas Foster| PhD Student in History, University of Chicago

“Neo-liberal Acquiescence, or New Democrat Reform?: The Democratic Political-Economic Strategy Behind the Tax Reform Act of 1986”

 

MARCH 12

Mary O’Sullivan| Professor of Economic History, University of Geneva, Switzerland

“No Capitalism Please, We’re Historians: The Elusive Role of Profit in the History of Economic Life”

** Please Note the Unusual Date ** (Tuesday, March 12, 5:00-6:30 PM in the Social Sciences Research Building 224)

 

MARCH 14

James Stafford | Postdoctoral Researcher in World Politics, Bielefeld University

“Free Trade and Legal Positivism”