The Life and Times of Rudolf J. Siebert, Chapter 2

Dustin J. Byrd takes us through the journey of Rudi’s life and times. This historical biography podcast is designed to show the significance of Rudi’s triumphs and tribulations as he became the world’s foremost proponent of the Critical Theory of Religion. From Anti-nazi Air Force pilot to a Professor of the Critical Theory of Religion … Read more

The Life and Times of Rudolf J. Siebert, Chapter 1

Dustin J. Byrd takes us through the journey of Rudi’s life and times. This historical biography podcast is designed to show the significance of Rudi’s triumphs and tribulations as he became the world’s foremost proponent of the Critical Theory of Religion. From Anti-nazi Air Force pilot to a Professor of the Critical Theory of Religion … Read more

Self-Society Symposium (August 2019)

SELF AND SOCIETY SAVE THE DATE! FRIDAY (8/9) & SATURDAY (8/10) TWO MINI-CONFERENCES GRADUATE CENTER 365 FIFTH AVE NEW YORK, NEW YORK 10065 There is no charge for admission. BUT RSVP is required by GC security. RSVP by emailing co-organizer(s) Lynn Chancer at lchancer@gc.cuny.edu or Lauren Langman at  llang944@aol.com Tentative Program      TRACK A   9:30 … Read more

Adorno online roundtable 2019 (videos)

The Adorno online roundtable was on June 29, with participants Rudolf Siebert, Vladimir Puzone, Will Sipling, Jeremiah Morelock, and Jeet Bhattacharya. The session was recorded and edited into 3 videos that are now up on youtube. Link to them below: Video 1 of 3 Jeremiah Morelock, “Authoritarian Populism contra Bildung: What Would Adorno Say?” Will … Read more

CfC: Dialoguing ‘Between the Posts’ Post-socialist and post-/decolonial perspectives on domination, hierarchy and resistance in South-Eastern Europe

More info about the conference is available at the Dialoguing ‘Between the Posts’ initiative website. CfC: Dialoguing between the posts 2.0 workshop: (im)possible dialogue between the progressive forces of the ‘posts’; Faculty of Political Sciences,Belgrade, June 15th 2019, Abstract deadline May 14th Over the course of the 21st century, left-wing politics has in many places … Read more

ISTC 2019 call for papers

*The following CFP is copied from the ISTC website. ———————————————————————————————- The theme of this year’s conference pertains to affinities and complementarities between systems theory and critical theory for purposes of analyzing modern societies in the twenty-first century as social systems whose stability, functioning and future increasingly is in doubt.  Conventionally, critical theory and systems theory … Read more