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.
Marx and Philosophy Society Symposium
A half-day symposium on
Jan Kandiyali (ed.) Reassessing Marx’s Social and Political Philosophy: Freedom, Recognition and Human Flourishing (Routledge, 2018) (details below)
19th January 2019, 14.00-18.00
Room 728, Institute of Education, 20 Bedford Way, London WC1H 0AL
Paul Blackledge, Meade McCloughan, David McLellan
And a panel debate with Andrew Chitty, Jan Kandiyali and Sean Sayers
Registration is free and open to all, but please email firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve a place.
Jan Kandiyali (ed.) Reassessing Marx’s Social and Political Philosophy: Freedom, Recognition, and Human Flourishing. A second collection of papers from Marx and Philosophy Society conferences, following the success of the first collection. Brings together distinguished and up-and-coming scholars to provide a major re-evaluation of historical issues in Marx scholarship and to connect Marx’s ideas with fresh debates in contemporary social and political philosophy. Among the topics discussed are Marx’s relationship to his philosophical predecessors—including Hegel, the young Hegelians, and the utopian socialists—his concept of recognition, his critique of liberalism, and his views on the good life. (20% discount). Review by Tony Smith.
Marx & Philosophy Review of Books
- Neal Harris on 'The Left Case Against the EU'
- Lewis George Bloodworth on 'Secularism and Cosmopolitanism: Critical Hypotheses on Religion and Politics'
- Paul Stephan on 'All Things are Nothing to Me: The Unique Philosophy of Max Stirner'
- Fabian Van Onzen on 'Modern Imperialism, Monopoly Finance Capital, and Marx’s Law of Value'
- Paul Cammack on 'Marx, Women, and Capitalist Social Reproduction: Marxist Feminist Essays'
- James Hodgson on 'On Populist Reason'