Welcome to the new academic term!
September 22, 2013
Please note the following dates on your diaries for this autumn:
- on Monday, 14 October, Vivek Chibber (NYU) will discuss his book Postcolonial Theory and the Specter of Capital;
- on Wednesday, 6 November, the Research Cluster is pleased to host two speakers: Xavier Lafrance (UC Santa Cruz) and Frantz Gheller (York, Toronto) will present respectively, Beyond the ‘Bourgeois paradigm’: Rethinking economic and political development in nineteenth-century France and Geopolitics and Agrarian Change in the St. Lawrence Valley: The Case of the British Conquest;
- finally, on Friday, 13 December, Nancy Turgeon (Sussex) will present on Political Marxism’s Historicist Method: Beyond the Eurocentrism of the ‘Rise of the West’ and the ‘Great Divergence’ Narratives.
Times and rooms to be confirmed.
Edited Saturday 19th October 2013 to update Xavier Lafrance and Frantz Gheller’s presentation titles.