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.
Venue: Wolfson Room I, unless otherwise stated in the programme below.
Time: Friday, 5.30pm
Marxism and the Maritime: The nineteenth-century colonial steamship as an exemplary space of modernity
Jonathan Stafford (Kingston)
All Theatre, All the Time, Now: Walter Benjamin, Asja Lacis and the `Program for a Proletarian Children's Theatre'
Nicholas Ridout (Queen Mary)
Adorno's Dream: Interpretation after Auschwitz
Jacob Bard Rosenberg (Birkbeck)
Abstraction in Labour and Performance: Equivalence and Generality in Performance and Dance in the 1960s and Now
Josefine Wikström (Kingston)