• Capitalism and the Question of Genealogy

    Melinda Cooper, Associate Professor of Sociology and Social Policy, University of Sydney

    • 24 October, 2019, 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
    • 820 Barrows Hall, UC Berkeley
  • In this talk, Melinda Cooper asks why periods of capitalist breakdown are so often experienced as crises of reproduction and why the imagined solutions to such crises so predictably involve a return to reproductive order, with its attendant hierarchies of gender and race. The paper casts a critical eye on the role played by “reproduction” in […]