Historical Materialism Online 2020

19th Oct 2020

As an alternative to the annual London Conference, the Historical Materialism Editorial Board has curated a small number of panels to maintain conversations and give comrades intellectual nourishment between the 5th and the 15th November. 

The programme will be published on the week of the 26th October and you will be able to register for the 20+ panels we are holding. In addition, the conference webpages will have some pre-recorded interviews and discussions for download and panel authors have kindly agreed to make some parts of books and individual articles available for free download. 

A Taster of the Programme:

David McNally on his recent book Blood and Money: War, Slavery, Finance, and Empire 

Kali Akuno, Meagan Day, Peter Drucker on the 2020 US election

Notes from Below present Worker Writing and Class Composition 

Camilla Royle and Michael Roberts on Engels at 200

Sue Ferguson and Jonathan Martineau on Social Reproduction

The 2020 Isaac and Tamara Deutscher Memorial Prize Lecture – The New Enclosure: The Appropriation of Public Land in Neoliberal Britain, Brett Christophers

Panels on the Pandemic with Rob Wallace, Richard Seymour, Mike Davis and more

In addition, you can expect panels on performance and political economy; Partisan art and memory;race and capital; class, race and capital in the USstate transformation in Turkey; Marxism and intersectionality; transgender Marxism;queer Marxism; Gramsci’s notebooksreal abstraction; socialist cultural strategy; history, law and Capitalism; 21st century socialism; identity politics and more….

We hope you’ll join us.