Spring 2017 Schedule

Spring:  Politics Now

All sessions to be held at the Seminary Coop, 5751 S. Woodlawn Ave, alternate Wednesdays from 8 to 9:30 pm.

April 5: Walter Benn Michaels, “Diversity Politics vs. Class Politics,” Marshall Sahlins responding

April 19: Bruce Lincoln, “How Democracies Fail,” Michael Geyer responding

May 3: Willemien Otten, “The Dutch-Christian Roots of Betsy Devos’s Educational Policies,” Bill Schweiker responding

May 17: Tom Mitchell, “Notes on Collective Madness, Political and Otherwise,” Lauren Berlant responding

May 31: Bill Sewell, “The History of the Future (and Its Implications for Politics Now),” Andreas Glaeser responding