Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Cornell “Histories of Capitalism 2.0” Conference Final Program Available

The conference "Histories of Capitalism 2.0" will meet at Cornell University on September 29-October 1, 2016. The final program has now been posted. In addition to dozens of sessions, the meeting will also feature a number of plenaries:
William Darity and Kirsten Mullen, "The ARC of Justice: Reparations for African Americans"
Juliet E. K. Walker, "Black Economic Lives Matter: Racial Capitalism and African American Entrepreneurship"
Marcus Rediker, "The Blood-Red Atlantic: The Violent Origins of Capitalism"
Victoria DeGrazia, "Hyper-Consumerism: Capitalism's Latest Forward Lurch, 1990-2010"
Jedidiah Purdy, "Capitalism's Natures"
     For information about registration, lodging, and other issues, please see the conference website and FAQ.