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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Workshop, Thurs Oct 30

Please join us Thursday, Oct 30 at 5:30pm at Wilder House (5811 S. Kenwood Ave.) for the following paper and discussion at the Social Theory Workshop: Please note earlier start time: 5:30PM “Political Disorientation: Queer Activism and Democratic Indeterminacy in Brazil” Jay Sosa PhD Candidate Department of Anthropology University of Chicago All papers will be […]

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Next Workshop April 10 Robert Meister

Please join us next Thursday (April 10) at 6pm at Wilder House (5811 S. Kenwood Ave.) for the following paper and discussion at the Social Theory Workshop: “Just Optionality” Robert Meister Professor of Social Sciences and Political Thought History of Consciousness Department Politics Department UC Santa Cruz All papers will be distributed in advance of […]

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Next Workshop, Feb 27

Please join us next Thursday (Feb 27) at 6pm for the following paper and discussion at the Social Theory Workshop: “Who Are Choice Feminists? Proposals for the Revival of Progressive Feminism” Ashleigh Campi PhD Candidate Department of Political Science University of Chicago All papers will be distributed in advance of the workshops via the Social […]

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Next Workshop Oct. 31

Please join us for the first meeting of the Social Theory Workshop for 2013-14, Thursday October 31 at 6pm: “Hayek, Tradition, and the Abolition of Society” Bob Reamer Ph.D. Student Department of Political Science University of Chicago All papers will be distributed in advance of the workshops via the Social Theory Workshop list serv. To […]

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Next Workshop: May 2 Ashleigh Campi

Please join us for the next meeting of the Social Theory Workshop, Thursday May 2      “Can political theory think economic subjects? Psychoanalytic Contributions to a Theory of Neoliberalism” Ashleigh Campi, Ph.D. Candidate, Political Science, University of Chicago All papers will be distributed in advance of the workshops via the Social Theory Workshop list serv. To […]

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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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April 2 – Fabian Arzuaga

Please join us at the next meeting of the Social Theory Workshop, Monday, April 2 at 8pm in Wilder House (5811 S. Kenwood Ave). We will be discussing a paper by Political Science PhD candidate Fabian Arzuaga, entitled, “Norm and Critique of Individualism in the Neoliberal Era: Towards a Critical Theory of the Entrepreneurial-Self” For those who plan to attend […]

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