Revolution, Restoration, and the Work of Anachrony

Date
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Speaker
Massimiliano Tomba, Chair and Professor, History of Consciousness Department, University of California, Santa Cruz
Location
Graham Stuart Lounge - Encina Hall West, Room 400
Biography

Massimiliano Tomba's work focuses on time and temporalities, Marxism, critical theory (especially the first generation of the Frankfurt School), and modern and contemporary political thought. He has written on Hegel, Kant, Marx, Walter Benjamin, the French Revolution, fascism and historical revisionism, Italian workerism, new social movements, and the impact of the last financial crisis on democracies in Europe and the United States, among others. His works have been translated into Chinese, French, English, German, Italian, Polish, Portuguese, Rumanian, Spanish, and Turkish.