Richard D. Wolff to discuss “Can Democracy Cure Capitalism” at the State of Democracy Lecture on September 27


The State of Democracy Lecture Series Presents

Richard D. Wolff will discuss “Can Democracy Cure Capitalism”

Richard D. Wolff is Professor of Economics Emeritus, University of Massachusetts, Amherst where he taught from 1973 to 2008. He is currently a Visiting Professor in the Graduate Program in International Affairs at the New School University. He also teaches at the Brecht Forum in Manhattan. He is the author of  Democracy at Work: A Cure for Capitalism and Capitalism Hits the Fan: The Global Economic Meltdown and What to Do About It

This lecture is sponsored by the Norman M. and Marsha Lee Berkman Endowed Fund

Maxwell Auditorium

Friday, September 27
4 p.m.

Reception following the lecture
Guests are welcome and no RSVP is required

Special parking arrangements
Park at the Irving Avenue Garage and indicate you are attending the Wolff/State of Democracy/Maxwell School event
to receive the special lecture parking rate

Can’t make it to campus?
The event will be streamed live on Ustream and archived on the Maxwell School  YouTube channel

The State of Democracy Lectures Series is dedicated to providing a forum for meaningful dialogue over public issues that cut across the disciplinary boundaries of the social sciences. The series is a centerpiece of the Maxwell School. It enables the intellectual exploration of current events and issues while fostering discussion and debate, which is the heart of meaningful democratic citizenship.  For more information visit  The Campbell Public Affairs Institute.


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