Reminder: HM Sydney Today

12th Dec 2018

Please join us for this year’s Historical Materialism Sydney conference.

The conference will take place on Thursday 13 and Friday 14 December on Level 2 of the Abercrombie Business School Building at The University of Sydney.

 Highlights for this year’s conference include:

  • Keynote addresses from:
    • Lisa Adkins on ‘Social Reproduction in the Neoliberal Era’
    • Andreas Bieler on ‘Water Struggles in the Web of Life’
    • Melinda Cooper on ‘Secular Stagnation’
  • Launches of:
    • How Labour Built Neoliberalism (Elizabeth Humphrys)
    • The Far Left in Australia since 1945 (eds. Jon Piccini, Evan Smith, Matthew Worley)
    • Thesis Eleven special issue ‘On “Heroic Fury”: Gramsci & Questions of Method’
  • Panels on Henri Lefebvre’s The Production of Space, Cultural Politics Under Chinese State Capitalism, and Marx(ism) and the Law
  • Paper sessions on our conference theme of ‘Contesting the Survival of Capitalism’ and much more.

Everyone is welcome to attend any part of the conference. Registrations (free with optional donation) are open here: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/historical-materialism-sydney-2018-tickets-51573976151