Tag Archives: David Harvey

Is Imperialism a Relevant Category in the Age of Globalized Finance? A discussion with Prabhat Patnaik and David Harvey

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Room 9206/9207

Some hold the view that “imperialism” is no longer a useful category in the era of globalization. The tendency toward a homogenization of the two segments of the globe, the advanced and the backward countries, undermines the meaningfulness of the concept of imperialism. Prabhat Patnaik argues, against this view, that the concept of imperialism has abiding relevance. Dr Patnaik will be joined in discussion by Professor David Harvey of the Center for Place, Culture and Politics. [read more»]

Book Party: A Companion to Marx’s Capital, Volume 2

6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Sociology Lounge, Room 6112

Join us to celebrate the publication of David Harvey’s A Companion to Marx’s Capital, Volume 2. We will also be celebrating the completion of the David Harvey’s Volume 2 video lectures, which comprise a semester-long open course now available on the web: http://davidharvey.org/reading-capital [read more»]

VIDEO: Student Leaders Speak Out with Camila Vallejo and Noam Titelman

High quality video of the conversation between leaders from hemispheric student struggles in Chile, Quebec, and New York will be posted as soon as it has been edited by the CUNY Digital Media Fellows, but the recorded livestream is available for viewing now. [read more»]

The Making of Global Capitalism: Discussion featuring Leo Panitch and Sam Gindin with David Harvey, Duncan Foley and Maliha Safri

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Proshansky Auditorium

The all-encompassing embrace of world capitalism at the beginning of the twenty-first century was generally attributed to the superiority of competitive markets. Globalization had appeared to be the natural outcome of this unstoppable process. But today, with global markets roiling and increasingly reliant on state intervention to stay afloat, it has become clear that markets and states aren’t straightforwardly opposing forces. [read more»]