Ralph Miliband Programme: the future of the left
Date: Tuesday 22 May 2012
Venue: Old Theatre, Old Building
Speaker: Professor Erik Olin Wright
Chair: Dr Robin Archer
Wright argues that we can be simultaneously utopian and practical by pursuing projects for social transformation within capitalism that point us in an emancipatory direction beyond capitalism.
Erik Olin Wright is Vilas Distinguished Professor of Sociology at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and president of the American Sociological Association.
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A copy of Professor Erik Olin Wright's powerpoint presentation is available to download. Download Envisioning Real Utopias: alternatives within and beyond capitalism (PDF).
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