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An archive of recorded lectures and talks by scholars associated with Political Marxism listed in alphabetical order by last name.

Robert Brenner

27 April 2021  |  ‘From Capitalism to Feudalism? Predation, Decline and the Transformation of U.S. Politics’

University of Massachusetts Amherst Political Economy Workshop

24 Mar 2020  |  Jacobin Radio Interview on covid-19

Jacobin Radio with Suzi Weissman.

Sept 2019  |  ‘From Feudal Stagnation to Capitalist Dynamism: Uneven Development, Late Development, and Uneven and Combined Development’

University of Glasgow’s Socialist Theory and Movements Research Network in association with Historical Materialism

23 Mar 2016  |  ‘Capitalism: A System in Crisis’

Revolutionary University 2016 at Niebyl-Proctor Marxist Library in Oakland, California.

DEC 2014  |  ‘The roots of the Great Recession 2007-2014’

Talk given in Madrid and Barcelona.

Dec 2011  |  ‘A Defining Moment for Capitalism: Historians Reflect on the Economic Crisis’

In his comments Brenner presents his explanation for the crisis and his views on the political landscape in USA: Obama, the Democratic Party and the importance of the Occupy Wall Street.

George Comninel

2017  |  ‘The Political Theory of ‘Capital’: Fetishism of Commoditites’

Marx Collegium on Marx’s Capital ​after 150 Years: Critique and Alternative to Capitalism at York University in Canada.

Oct 2010  |  ‘crisis of capital, crisis of theory’

Forum on Capital as Power at York University.

Samuel Knafo

8 nov 2021  |  Roundtable discussion: ‘Is Neoliberalism Dead at Last?’

IPEN Roundtable Series, 2021-22

Maia Pal

March 2021  |  ‘BOOK DISCUSSION: Jurisdictional Accumulation: An Early Modern History of Law, Empires, and Capital’

Law and Marxism Series at Queen Mary University of London.

Charles Post

april 2017  |  interview 

Left Voice InFocus interview about Donald Trump and the anti-Trump movement, the unions, the Left, the growth of the DSA, the Russian Revolution and more.

Sept 2012  |  ‘the rise of the right’

On the rise of the far-right (particularly the Tea Party) in Murfreesboro, Tennessee.

sept 2012  |  ‘The American Road to Capitalism’

Charlie Post speaking on his newly published book, The American Road to Capitalism, at Middle Tennessee State University in Murfreesboro, Tennessee. 

31 Mar 2012  |  ‘The rationale of Austerity’

Charlie Post lectures on the reasons why austerity is capitalism’s response to the crisis that began in 2008, explaining why it is “logical” from the point of view of the system. Delivered at the Solidarity Midwest Regional School in Madison, Wisconsin, March 31st 2012.

8 dec 2011  |  ‘The american Road to capitalism: charles post with vivek chibber and david mcnally’

At 2011 Brecht Forum

Benno Teschke

nov 2018  |  ‘Revolution, Reaktion, Restauration: Umbrüche normativer Ordnungen’

Internationale Jahreskonferenz.  Exzellenzclusters “Die Herausbildung normativer Ordnungen”

Ellen Meiksins Wood

29 oct 2008  |  ‘The Imperial Paradox: Ideologies of Empire’

This Globalisation Lecture entitled “The Imperial Paradox: Ideologies of Empire” was given by Prof. Ellen Meiksins Wood Professor Emerita of Political Science at York University (Toronto, Canada) on 29 October 2008 at SOAS, University of London.

8 may 2012  |  ‘democracy against capitalism’

Theoretische Hintergründe der neuen Kämpfe. «Luxemburg Lecture» mit Ellen Meiksins Wood am 8.5.2012 in der Berliner Volksbühne.