Symposium: New Directions in Critical Theory

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Date/Time:Monday, 11 May 2015 from 3:30 pm to 5:45 pm
Location:302 Catt Hall
Cost:Free
Contact:Daniel Krier,
Phone:515-294-7013
Channel:Sociology Department
Categories:Conferences
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Keynote session includes "The Silent Partners of Critical Theory," with presentations by sociologists Harry Dahms, University of Tennessee, Knoxville; and David Smith, University of Kansas, Lawrence.

"Critical Theory in the 21st Century: The Logic of Capital between Classical Social Theory, the Early Frankfurt School Critique of Political Economy, and the Power of Artifice"
Harry Dahms, Associate Professor, Department of Sociology, University of Tennessee, Knoxville

"Demand the Impossible: Greece, the Eurozone, and the Failure of the Utopian Imagination"
David N. Smith, Professor and Chair, Department of Sociology, University of Kansas, Lawrence

Cosponsored by the Departments of Sociology, Philosophy and Religious Studies, World Languages and Cultures and the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences .

No registration required.