Manchester Histories Festival Debate Day ‘Capitalism and its discontents’
|Dates:||11 June 2018|
|Times:||14:00 - 15:30|
|What is it:||Family event|
|Organiser:||School of Arts, Languages and Cultures|
|Who is it for:||University staff, Families, Adults, General public|
Manchester is both the cradle of capitalism and a city that has shaped efforts to imagine a new, post-capitalist, world.
In this, the 200th anniversary of the birth of Karl Marx, expert historians, policy advisors and economists from the department of History at The University of Manchester will present a round table discussion on the history of capitalism and the different ways its discontents have sought to reform, escape or overthrow the system.
Confirmed participants from the History Department include:
This event is presented in partnership with Manchester Histories and forms part of a day of debating and discussing topics that have or are shaping our histories and society.
Travel and Contact Information
Manchester Central Library