The Marx and Philosophy Society aims to encourage scholarly engagement with, and creative development of, the philosophical and foundational aspects of Marx's work. The society welcomes contributions from any philosophical or political position.

Forthcoming Events

Annnual Conference 2015: Marx and Utopia
UCL Institute of Education, 20 Bedford Way, London WC1H OAL
Saturday 13 June 2015, 9.45am - 6.00pm

Conference abstracts

Conference programme

Plenary speakers:

Lea Ypi (LSE)
Revolutionary Partisanship

David Leopold (Oxford)
Marx's Critique of Utopia

Gregory Claeys (Royal Holloway)
Marx, Marxism and Utopia

Graduate panels:

Paul Raekstad (Cambridge) Marx's realism, utopianism, and the role of vision
Owen Holland (Cambridge) Utopia and the suspension of the political
Sina Talachian (Amsterdam) Between universalism and particularism: the later Marx's conception of reformism

Emily Cousens (Oxford Brookes) Marx's contribution to feminist thought
Dimitri Kladiskakis (Sussex) Marx and Heidegger: social ontology and the object
Chris Ferguson (Sussex) Alienation as social-institutional heteronomy

Attendance is free and open to all, but please email Meade McCloughan at meade.mccloughan@gmail.com to reserve a place.

The Society gratefully acknowledges the support of the Mind Association.

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