Free course on Marx’s Capital at Middlesex Philosophy Department.
Starting on Friday 15 October at 4pm, Meade McCloughan will present an exposition of the main argument of volume 1 of Marx’s Capital, in four parts.
The course will focus on the conceptual structure of the text, with special attention paid to key passages.
– 15th October. Commodities and money: The mystery of surplus value.
– 22nd October. Capital and labour: The mystery of surplus value solved.
– 29th October. The dynamics of capitalist production: Absolute and relative surplus value, formal and real subsumption.
– 12th November. The accumulation of capital; crises, revolution and communism.
The Penguin Marx Library/Penguin Classics edition (tr. Ben Fowkes) will be used.
This course is free and open to the public. All welcome.
Time: Fridays 4-6pm. Please note the hiatus during the week ending 5 November.
Place: Room M009 (The Green Room), Mansion Building, Middlesex University, Trent Park campus, Bramley Road, London N14 4YZ.
Tube: Piccadilly line to Oakwood station, free bus to campus.
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