History seminars at the IHR

Marxism in Culture

Convenors:  Matthew Beaumont, Dave Beech, Alan Bradshaw, Warren Carter, Gail Day, Steve Edwards, Larne Abse Gogarty, Esther Leslie, David Mabb, Antigoni Memou, Chrysi Papaioannou, Nina Power, Dominic Rahtz, Pete Smith, Peter Thomas & Alberto Toscano.

Contacts: For further information, please contact Larne Abse Gogarty at larne.gogarty.09@ucl.ac.uk or Chrysi Papaioannou at chrysi_p@yahoo.co.uk.  

Venue: Wolfson Room I, unless otherwise stated in the programme below.

Time: Friday, 5.30pm

Some podcasts from this Seminar are available online

Autumn Term 2015
DateSeminar details
2 October Marxism and the Maritime: The nineteenth-century colonial steamship as an exemplary space of modernity

Jonathan Stafford (Kingston)

30 October All Theatre, All the Time, Now: Walter Benjamin, Asja Lacis and the `Program for a Proletarian Children's Theatre'

Nicholas Ridout (Queen Mary)

27 November Adorno's Dream: Interpretation after Auschwitz

Jacob Bard Rosenberg (Birkbeck)

11 December Abstraction in Labour and Performance: Equivalence and Generality in Performance and Dance in the 1960s and Now

Josefine Wikström (Kingston)