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Nancy Fraser and Michael Dawson Talk Race and Capitalism

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 at 6:00 pm

Wolff Conference Room, Room D1103, Albert and Vera List Academic Center 6 East 16th Street, New York, NY 10003, Room D1103

"Black Politics and the Neoliberal Racial Order & Expropriation and Exploitation in Racialized Capitalism"

Please join the Heilbroner Center and colleagues for a conversation between Michael Dawson (The University of Chicago) and Nancy Fraser (The New School), in which they discuss race and capitalism. They will debate Dawson's "Black Politics and the Neoliberal Racial Order" and Fraser's "Expropriation and Exploitation in Racialized Capitalism," available to read here:

Michael C. Dawson is the John D. MacArthur Professor of Political Science at the University of Chicago. His research interests include black political behavior and public opinion, political economy, and black political ideology. He is the founding director of the Center for the Study of Race, Politics and Culture at the University of Chicago.  

Nancy Fraser is the Henry and Louise A. Loeb Professor of Philosophy and Politics at the New School for Social Research. She works on social and political theory, feminist theory, and contemporary French and German thought.

The event will take place at The New School's Wollff Conference Room at 6 E 16th Street, room 1103, on Wednesday, October 17, 2018 at 6pm. The conversation will also be recorded as an episode of New Dawn, a podcast series initiated by the Race and Capitalism Project.

Admission is free. RSVP here

Presented by the Heilbroner Center.

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