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IMG seminar - 'Beyond the Manosphere: Capitalism, Freedom, and Desire' with HUGH MCDONNELL and THIJS LIJSTER

When:Tu 28-05-2024 13:00 - 15:00
Where:Room 1312.0013, Harmonie building

Research seminar of the Interdisciplinary Marxism theme group

In this meeting of the Interdisciplinary Marxism Group, Dr Hugh McDonnell and Dr Thijs Lijster, will discuss separate essays that they recently published in the English language (Hugh) and Dutch (Thijs) editions of Jacobin. The essays represent important examples of how Marxist approaches can be used to engage aspects of contemporary digital culture and politics, from Andrew Tate's ''manosphere" to Extinction Rebellion.
All are welcome. You can read Dr McDonnell's essay here. Please email Tim Jelfs ( for Dr Lijster's paper.