Next Session: Thursday, May 12th

Please join us for the Social Theory Workshop, next Thursday, May 12th, at 6pm (Wilder House, 5811 S Kenwood Ave) “Finance and its Temple: The Bourse and Anti-Semitism  in Second Empire France” Charlotte Robertson PhD Student, Department of History, University of Chicago All papers will be distributed in advance of the workshops via the Social […]

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Next workshop, Jan 13

“The Capitalization of Nature, or, the Limits of Historical Nature” Jason W. Moore Assistant Professor of Sociology Binghamton University, State University of New York @ Social Theory Workshop **Wednesday** Jan. 13 at 6pm Wilder House 5811 S Kenwood Ave

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Next session: Nov 19

There have been some changes to the quarter’s schedule. Below are the details for the next sessions: Thurs. Nov. 19:  “Between Strategies and Farewells: A Contemporary Introduction to the Political Theory of André Gorz” Jeremy Cohan, PhD Candidate, Department of Sociology, New York University Thurs. Dec. 3:  “Dreamworlds, Nightmares, and Redemption in West Germany, 1945-77” […]

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Next session 10/15

Please join us for the Social Theory Workshop, next Thursday Oct. 15 at 6pm (Wilder House, 5811 S Kenwood Ave) “Some Myths About Ethnocentrism” Adam Etinson Visiting Assistant Professor, Department of Philosophy, University of Chicago All papers will be distributed in advance of the workshops via the Social Theory Workshop list serv. To join this […]

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Next workshop, March 12

Please join us for our last Social Theory Workshop of the winter quarter this Thursday March 12 at 7pm at Wilder House (please note the later time) “Implosion/Explosion in Early 20th Century Germany Industrial Location Theory, Geopolitics and the Spatial Dynamics of Capitalism” Parker D. Everett Ph.D., Department of History 2012 The University of Chicago […]

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Next workshop March 5

Please join us Thursday, March 5 at 6pm at Wilder House (5811 S. Kenwood Ave.) for the following paper and discussion at the Social Theory Workshop: “Production and Dehumanization: Günther Anders and the Critique of Industrialization” Jason Dawsey Visiting Assistant Professor of Modern History University of Southern Mississippi All papers will be distributed in advance […]

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Next Workshop, Feb 19

Please join us Thursday, Feb 19 at 6pm at Wilder House (5811 S. Kenwood Ave.) for the following paper and discussion at the Social Theory Workshop: “The Fetishism of Securities and the Capitalist Mode of Prediction” Ivan Ascher (Political Science, UW-Milwaukee) All papers will be distributed in advance of the workshops via the Social Theory […]

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Last workshop of the quarter, Dec 5!

Please join us Thursday, Dec. 5 at 6pm at Wilder House (5811 S. Kenwood Ave.) for the following paper and discussion at the Social Theory Workshop: “Transitional Political-Economic Justice: The Israeli Bankers’ Trial and the Role of Law in the Unfolding of Neoliberalism” Yaniv Ron-El PhD Student Department of Sociology University of Chicago All papers […]

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