1/13 | The Modern Concept of Revolution

Etienne Balibar (Columbia University)

Simona Forti (Columbia University)

Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak (Columbia University)

Moderated by Bernard E. Harcourt and Jesús R. Velasco

September 14, 2017

We will be reading and discussing two texts: Reinhardt Koselleck’s chapter,“Historical Criteria of the Modern Concept of Revolution,” from Futures Past: On the Semantics of Historical Time, and Karl Marx’s 18 Brumaire of Louis Napoléon Bonaparte. Both texts can be found on the resource page  for Uprising 1/13, in the right column here.

September 14, 2017 from 6:15 p.m. to 8:45 p.m.

Columbia University’s Maison Française