Internationale Blues: revolutionary pessimism and the politics of solidarity

 
  6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

In the context of Afro-pessimism, this lecture will imagine "the Internationale," that great song of international solidarity and revolution transcending the nation, as a blues.

Robin D G Kelley is Gary B Nash Endowed Chair in US History, University of California, Los Angeles.

Ayça Çubukçu (@ayca_cu) is Associate Professor in Human Rights, Department of Sociology, LSE, and Co-Director of LSE Human Rights.

This event is the annual lecture of the Internationalism, Cosmopolitanism and the Politics of Solidarity (ICPS) research group at LSE.

LSE Human Rights (@LSEHumanRights) is a trans-disciplinary centre of excellence for international academic research, teaching and critical scholarship on human rights

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Cost: Free of Charge


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2019-05-17 18:30 2019-05-17 18:30 Europe/London Internationale Blues: revolutionary pessimism and the politics of solidarity In the context of Afro-pessimism, this lecture will imagine "the Internationale," that great song of international solidarity and revolution transcending the nation, as a blues. https://www.ianvisits.co.uk/calendar/2019/05/17/internationale-blues-revolutionary-pessimism-and-the-politics-of-solidarity-199269 London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE),Lincolns Inns Fields,London,London

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