Workers of the World Unite: Marx for Beginners

Monday 17 October 2016, 7-9pm

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Karl Marx is famous for predicting a workers’ revolution in Britain and, as some politicians will gleefully tell you, for being wrong. But Marx many of Marx’s ideas are still startlingly relevant to how we think about the organisation of society and the role of the economy in determining our lives. In this session, we’ll develop our understanding of capitalism and think about the relationship between bodies, machines and work.

This sessions is part of out Introduction to Cultural Studies series, in partnership with the University of East London. For more information click here.