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Symposium: Collective Imaginations of Capitalism

Friday, April 13, 2018 at 11:00 am to 8:30 pm

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

Please join the Heilbroner Center's graduate fellows for their upcoming symposium, "Collective Imaginations of Capitalism." This conference examines the scholars' collective work, placing it in conversation with NSSR faculty. 

The schedule is as follows: 

11:00 AM: Breakfast 

11:30 AM: Introduction by Heilbroner Center co-director Julia Ott

11:45 AM - 1:00 PM: "Surplus: Who Makes It, Who Takes It?" with Michael McHugh (Liberal Studies) and Ibrahim Shikaki (Economics) 

Discussant: Ying Chen (Economics, NSSR)

1:00 PM to 1:15 PM: Coffee Break

1:15 PM- 2:30 PM: "Consciousness and Subjectivities" 
with Guillermina Altomonte (Sociology) and Daniel Wagnon (Philosophy)

Discussant: Clara Mattei (Economics, NSSR) 

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM: Lunch 

3:45 PM - 5:00 PM: "Imagining Intellectual Properties" 
with Meredith Hall (Sociology) and Amanda Zadorian (Politics)

Discussant: Zed Adams (Philosophy, NSSR)

5:30 PM - 7:00 PM: Keynote by Professor Caitlian Zaloom (NYU)

7:00 PM- 8:30 PM: Reception

Presented by the Heilbroner Center for Capitalism Studies. 

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