Political Marxism and the Question of Method

We are happy to announce that next Friday the 22nd of March, Samuel Knafo and Benno Teschke will deliver their draft paper “Political Marxism and the question of Method.” The paper will discuss the issue of method in relation to the ongoing work of the Sussex Research Cluster on Political Marxism, as well as the…

The Ellen Meiksins Wood Reader

It is with great pleasure that we can (belatedly) announce on this website, the publication of The Ellen Meiksins Wood Reader, edited by Larry Patriquin (Nippissing University). Released towards the end of 2012 as a part of the BRILL Historical Materialism books series, the Reader is “Organized thematically,” and “brings together selections from Wood’s groundbreaking…

Sussex PM Meeting: Can Cemgil, Clemens Hoffman & Steffan Wyn-Jones on Political Marxism and IR

Today, the Sussex PM Research Cluster will meet in Arts C133 of the University of Sussex, from 11h00–13h00 to hear several presentations on the topic of Political Marxism and International Relations. • Clemens Hoffmann (Assistant Professor, Bilkent University, Turkey) will deliver his paper “Historical Sociology and the Ontology of the International” • Can Cemgil (DPhil Candidate, University of…

Sussex PM group: discussion on Jairus Banaji and Vivek Chibber

The Sussex PM group will meet up to discuss extracts from Jairus Banaji’s book ‘Theory as History’, as well as Vivek Chibber’s article ‘What Is Living and What Is Dead in the Marxist Theory of History’ (see reading list). June 1, 3-5pm, Arts C Room 233 (campus map).