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Friday, April 4th: Critical Horizons: Beyond Marxism vs. Postcolonialism: A Symposium

A symposium exploring the critical horizons of Marxism and Postcolonialism in contemporary social thought.

With papers by:

Vinay Gidwani, Geography, University of Minnesota
“The Lumpen, Again! Notes (from India and elsewhere) on Postcolonial Capitalism”

Anne-Maria Makhulu, Anthropology, Duke University
“The New South African Debt Economy”

Jini Kim Watson, English, NYU,
“Aspirational City: Singapore and the Dialectics of Desire and Modernity”

With comments by Ruth Wilson Gilmore, Professor, Earth & Environmental Sciences, and American Studies, and Center for Place, Culture, and Politics, CUNY Graduate Center.

Followed by a roundtable discussion with Peter Hitchcock (English, Baruch College and Graduate Center, CUNY), Anjuli F. Kolb Raza (English, Williams University), and Anupama Rao (History, Barnard University).

Friday, April 4th
9:30am to 6:30pm
Room 5307
Graduate Center, CUNY
Fifth Ave, New York, NY 10016

Friday, April 4th: Critical Horizons: Beyond Marxism vs. Postcolonialism: A Symposium
Date: April 04, 2014
Time: 9:30 am - 6:30 pm

Location: CUNY Graduate Center, 5307
Address: 365 Fifth Avenue, New York 10016 (View Map)