Next workshop, May 15

Please join us  Thursday, May 15 at 6pm at Wilder House (5811 S. Kenwood Ave.) for the following paper and discussion at the Social Theory Workshop:  “Making Do in the Promised Land: Work, Labor and Profit among Chicago’s New Africans” Lisa Simeone PhD Candidate Department of Anthropology, University of Chicago All papers will be distributed […]

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Global Capitalism And The Crisis Of Work Conference

Global Capitalism And The Crisis Of Work April 26 2013, 9:30 am–April 27 2013, 5:00 pm Logan Center Performance Penthouse http://ccct.uchicago.edu/events/global-capitalism-and-the-crisis-of-work/ The History, Social Theory, and Capitalism Project of the Chicago Center for Contemporary Theory; the Center for the Study of Race, Politics and Culture; The Center for the Study of Gender and Sexuality have […]

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Next Workshop- April 4

Please join us for the next meeting of the Social Theory Workshop, (THIS) Thursday April 4 “Modern Social Theory and the Project of the Abolition of Labor” Alan Milchman, Lecturer, Department of Political Science at Queens College, City University of New York (CUNY)   All papers will be distributed in advance of the workshops via the […]

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October 24 — Parker Everett

The Social Theory Workshop is pleased to announce its next meeting will take place Monday, October 24 at 8pm in Wilder House (5811 S. Kenwood Ave.). We will be discussing a paper by History PhD Candidate Parker Everett, ” Berlin, 1920-1927: The City that Labors.” A copy of the paper can be requested from Stacie […]

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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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