What’s New – 18th December 2023

18th Dec 2023

– Now online: preprint edition of the double-volume ‘Marxism and the Critique of Antisemitism’ special issue of Historical Materialism. Issue 32, 1&2:

The special issue consists of two volumes: ‘Contemporary Critiques of Antisemitism’ and ‘Revisiting the Marxist Critique of Antisemitism’.

– Sexuality in Times of Imperial War: with Sita Balani and Nivi Manchanda, Tuesday, 19 December 2023, 18:00 – 20:00 GMT, Hybrid: Zoom | Queen Mary Universit. Register here:

– 100th Anniversary of ‘The General Theory of Law’

– New Artist’s Bookwork: “Subject to Change”. Subject to Change is available through Mare et Martin Publishers (Paris). To purchase a copy, go to:    

– Notice of Publication: Marxism and the Capitalist State: Towards a New Debate (Palgrave, 2023), edited by Rob Hunter, Rafael Khachaturian, and Eva Nanopoulos:

– Theory in Crisis online talk –  Gavin Walker, ‘Outside in the Critique of Political Economy’, Friday 15 December 16h-18h online. Register here:

– Larisa Reisner: A Biography – Decolonizing the Captive Mind, by Cathy Porter. Buy from Haymarket Books directly at a 40% discount:

– Call for papers: special edition of Research in Political Economy on “Money, Value and Marx’s Circuit of Capital”. Proposal deadline (1000 words abstract): June 1, 2024. Email:

– Now online: The Left and COVID: A response to Mike Haynes, by Sam Friedman and Mary Jirmanus Saba

– The Communist Women’s Movement, 1920-1922, Proceedings, Resolutions, and Reports. Edited by Daria Dyakonova and Mike Taber. Buy from Haymarket Books directly at a 40% discount:

– CfP: Lenin International Conference “100 years after Lenin: Self-determination, Technique and Power” – Barcelona, June 2024

– What Was Neoliberalism? Studies in the Most Recent Phase of Capitalism, 1973-2008, by Neil Davidson. Buy from Haymarket Books directly at a 40% discount:

– CfP: Historical Materialism Istanbul 2024, Rethinking Rationalities and Irrationalities within the Times of Crises and Radical Transformations, April 5th-7th 2024

Upcoming HM Broadcasts:

Book launch for The Communist Women’s Movement, 1920–1922: Proceedings, Resolutions, and Reports, Edited by Mike Taber and Darya Dyakonova, Wednesday, January 10, 2024 – 7:30 pm (GMT)

Book Launch: State, Society and Revolution in Eighteenth-Century France

Stephen Miller, Wednesday January 10th – 23.00 GMT–tickets-776251899327?aff=oddtdtcreator

The Game of Contradictions: The Philosophy of Friedrich Engels and Nineteenth Century Science, Sven-Eric Liedman (Edited and translated by J. N. Skinner), 17.30pm GMT Wednesday 11th January

For Nonconformism: Max Horkheimer and Friedrich Pollock: History and Critique of the Social Movement in the World Market, by Nicola Emery (Translated by Karen Whittle), 20.30pm GMT Wednesday 11th January