"There is tenderness only in the coarsest demand: that no-one shall go hungry any more" – Theodor Adorno, Minima Moralia (1974: 156)
The University for Strategic Optimism (UFSO) will be running a semester-long course on Volume 1 of Karl Marx’s Capital in the New Year. The course will be run in conjunction with the Centre for Cultural Studies at Goldsmiths College. The course will be led by Prof. John Hutnyk (Goldsmiths College) and the UFSO’s visiting lecturer Dr. Theolonius Weisengrund. The course is free and open to all and will begin on January 18th 2011 (running for 10 weeks). Lectures/seminars will take place in the Ben Pimlott Lecture Theatre, Goldsmith’s College starting at 4 pm. All the details of the course (entitled Cultural Studies and Capitalism) can be found here.