Viewpoint Magazine at Historical Materialism


Viewpoint Magazine is a proud Co-Sponsor of this year’s Historical Materialism New York conference on “Resurgent Radicalisms in a Polarizing World.” We hope that the conference can be another platform for urgent debate on questions posed by social movements and Marxist theory. Viewpoint is especially happy to announce two feature panels for our journal, as well as six other panels joined by our editors. 1

Viewpoint Magazine: Inquiry Today

Saturday Session 2: April 22, 2017, 11:45 a.m. - 1:15 p.m.
Silver 569

Ben Mabie
Anna Curcio
Magally Miranda
Jamie Woodcock 

Viewpoint Magazine: Making Waves

Sunday Session 4: April 24, 2017, 2:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Silver 367

Members of our collective will reiterate key theses advanced in recent and forthcoming editorials as a way to open up a larger, facilitated discussion on the conjuncture.

The Rise of the Far Right in Europe

Saturday Session 3: April 22, 2017, 2:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Silver 566A

Catarina Principe 
Agnes Heller
Nantina Vgontzas
Bue Rübner Hansen

1970s Italy: Representing Struggle, Retracing Paths Not Taken

Saturday Session 4: April 22, 2017, 4:15 p.m. - 5:45 p.m.
Silver 367

Morgan Adamson
Diego Arrocha and Kevin Arauz
Evan Calder Williams 

Class Composition and Communist Thought in Latin America

Sunday Session 1: April 24, 2017, 10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Silver 433

Juan Grigera
Robert Cavooris
Christopher Gunderson
Jimena Vergara 

Rethinking Class Decomposition and Organizational Fragmentation

Sunday Session 2: April 24, 2017, 11:45 a.m. - 1:45 p.m.
Silver 431

Jason Read
Rodrigo Nunes
Discussant: Bue Rübner Hansen

Late Althusser: Politics and Theoretical Practice

Sunday Session 2: April 24, 2017, 11:45 a.m. - 1:45 p.m.
Silver 369

Banu Bargu
Thomas Carmichael
William Lewis
Asad Haider 

Sunday Night Plenary: The International Women’s Strike and the Anticapitalist Feminist Movement

Cinzia Arruzza 
Tithi Bhattacharya
Nancy Fraser
Magally Miranda 


1 Please note that all times are preliminary and subject to change before the conference.

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