Next Workshop, May 26

Please join us  Monday, May 26 at 4pm at Wilder House (5811 S. Kenwood Ave.) for the following paper and discussion at the Social Theory Workshop: “Administering Creative Destruction: The Campaign Form in Shanghai Factories, 1949–1958” Jake Werner PhD Candidate Department of History, University of Chicago The workshop will be immediately followed by the fifth […]

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Next workshop, Jan 16

Please join us for the next Social Theory Workshop, Thursday January 16 at 6:15pm in Wilder House (5811 S Kenwood Ave). (please take notice of the delayed start) “The Dual Character of Paperwork in the Qing Empire’s Treaty Ports” Stacie Kent PhD Candidate Department of History University of Chicago All papers will be distributed in […]

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Winter schedule 2014

Although we have one more presentation this quarter (Dec 5, see last post for details), we are excited to now post the winter quarter schedule for the Social Theory Workshop! 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 […]

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Monday May 9 Jake Werner

The  next meeting of the Social Theory Workshop will take place Monday May 9 at 8pm in Wilder House (5811 S Kenwood Ave). We will be discussing a paper by Jake Werner entitled, “The Chinese Communist Party’s bid for hegemony in the factories, 1949-1957.” Those still in need of the paper should  contact Stacie sakent@uchicago.edu […]

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Jake Werner

The Social Theory Workshop will hold its final meeting of the 2009-2010 academic year on Monday evening May 31st when Jake Werner will present “A preliminary attempt to theorize Fordism with Chinese characteristics.”  All are welcome. The meeting will be held in Wilder House (5811 South Kenwood Avenue) at 6:00 pm.  Please note the earlier […]

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Stacie Hanneman

The next meeting of the Social Theory Workshop will be held on Monday evening April 19th 2010 when Stacie Hanneman (History) will present her dissertation proposal “To change China: logics and practices of a global system in the making.”  The workshop will be begin at 8:00 pm in Wilder House (5811 S. Kenwood Ave.) Members […]

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