Next workshop, March 13

Please join us next Thursday (Feb 27) at 6pm for the following paper and discussion at the Social Theory Workshop: “The Psyche in Late Capitalism: Theodor Adorno, Max Horkheimer, and the Crisis of Internalization” Benjamin Y. Fong Harper Fellow in the Society of Fellows Collegiate Assistant Professor in the Social Sciences Collegiate Division University of […]

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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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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 […]

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Nov. 15 Tal Yifat

The Social Theory Workshop is pleased to announce its next meeting will take place Monday, November 15 at 8:15 pm in Wilder House (5811 S. Kenwood Ave). We will be discussing a paper by sociology graduate student Tal Yifat, entitled “From Self-Denial to Self-Expression: Discipline and Autonomy in American Upper Middle Class Childrearing, 1869-1915.” Please […]

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Anita Chari

The workshop is pleased to welcome Anita Chari (Society of Fellows), who will present on “Democracy as Dereified Practice: Georg Lukács’ Contribution to Contemporary Democratic Theory.”  The meeting will be held on Monday evening March 1st 2010 at 8:00 pm in Wilder House (5811 South Kenwood Avenue).  All are welcome. Members of the workshop’s listserve […]

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Chris Cutrone

The Social Theory Workshop welcomes Chris Cutrone (History of Culture), who will present on “Adorno’s Marxism: On Theory and Practice, Lenin and Luxemburg in 1917 and Lukacs and Korsch in 1923.”  The meeting will be held in Wilder House (5811 S. Kenwood Ave.) on Monday 22 February 2010 at 8:00 pm. Members of the workshop […]

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