Next Workshop Nov 7

Please join us for the next Social Theory Workshop, TOMORROW Thursday Nov. 7 at 6pm in Wilder House (5811 S Kenwood Ave).: “Color Inspections” and the Predicaments of Racism: The Use of Border Theory to Ethnographically Documenting Color Hierarchies among Mexicans in South Chicago” Sergio Lemus PhD Candidate Department of Anthropology The University of Illinois […]

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Next Workshop Monday May 27

Please join us for the final meeting of the Social Theory Workshop for the academic year, Monday May 27: “Civilizing’ the Colonial Subject: Servitude, Slavery, and State Formation in Colonial South Carolina before the Stono Rebellion” Daragh Grant, Society of Fellows, University of Chicago The workshop will be immediately followed by the fourth annual Social […]

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Social Theory Workshop Co-sponsored Event: November 10

The Social Theory and American Literature and Cultures workshops, in collaboration with Exile on Mainstreet: Fascism, Emigration, and the European Imagination in America, presents: A workshop and discussion with Shannon Mariotti, Assistant Professor of Political Science, Southwestern University, and author of Thoreau’s Democratic Withdrawal: Alienation, Participation, and Modernity (Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 2010) Please […]

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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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