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- Thursday, December 6th, 2012 - MAC - Why Karl Marx Still Matters
Lunch will be served on a first-come, first-served basis. Apostolidis holds the Judge and Mrs. Timothy A. Paul Chair of Political Science at Whitman College. His research and teaching areas include critical social and political theory, labor studies, immigration, cultural studies, feminist theory, critical race theory, Latino politics, religion and politics, and critical media studies. He is the author of "Breaks in the Chain, What Immigrant Workers Can Teach America About Democracy" and "Stations of the Cross: Adorno and Christian Right Radio" and co-edited "Public Affairs: Politics in the Age of Sex Scandals." He is currently writing a book on migrant day laborers, popular education, and the "politics of time" in the workers' center movement in the context of neoliberal capitalism. Apostolidis received his Ph.D. and M.A. from Cornell University and his A.B. from Princeton University. He is the founder and director of Whitman's nationally recognized community-based research program on "The State of the State for Washington Latinos" (www.walatinos.org).
Location: 201 Riley Hall
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