Andrew Bowie – The Future of Philosophy

10 December 2008 – (HARC) – speaker: Professor Andrew Bowie – Professor Bowie explores current trends in contemporary philosophy by stressing the continued importance of the German philosopher Theodor W. Adorno, and the need to re-contextualise Adorno for the Anglo-American world.

David Harvey – The Enigma of Capital

21 November 2008 – (HARC) – speaker: Professor David Harvey – Professor Harvey offers a detailed analysis of the current crisis of capitalism, examining – in orthodox Marxist terms – capitalism’s resilient reproductive abilities for continued survival and formulates severe criticism of the system of capitalist circulation of values.