Revisiting the History of Capitalism – 14 & 15 June 2016 – Humanities Graduate Centre

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Revisiting the History of Capitalism

Centre for Indian Studies in Africa (CISA), Rosa-Luxemburg-Stiftung (RLS) and the Johannesburg Institute for Advanced Study (JIAS)

14 & 15 June 2016

Humanities Graduate Centre, South West Engineering Building

 

14th June

 Thinking the emergence of Capitalism from elsewhere

 

8:30-9.00 – Opening remarks from Dilip Menon and Peter Vale

9-10 – Kaveh Yazdani (CISA, Wits)

 10-10:15 – Coffee Break

10:15-11:15 – Henry Heller (Manitoba)

11:15-12:15 – David Washbrook (Cambridge)

 12:30- 1:30 – Lunch Break

1:45-2:45 – Nelly Hanna (American University, Cairo)

2:45-3:45 – Rudolph Matthee (Delaware)

3:45-4:00 – Coffee Break

4-5 – Discussion

 

7 PM  Conference Dinner (Venue to be decided)

 

15th June

 

Thinking the emergence of Capitalism from Elsewhere

9-10 – Anne Gerritsen (Warwick)

10-11 – Eric Tagliacozzo (Cornell)

 11-11:15 – Coffee Break

11:15-12:15 – Pedro Machado (Indiana)

12:15-1:15 – Joseph Inikori (Rochester)

1:30-2:30 – Lunch Break

3-5     Thinking Capitalism from Africa: A Roundtable

Gill Hart (CISA, Wits) Chair

Joseph Inikori (Rochester)

Bill Freund (Wits)

Vishnu Padayachee (Wits)

 

7.00     Conference dinner