audio by album renewing socialism for the 21st century and how to get there

Michael Lowy: "Ecosocialism and Democratic Planning"

86:05 minutes (39.41 MB)

MICHAEL LOWY is emeritus Research Director at the National Center for
Scientific Research (CNRS) and lectures at the Ecole des Hautes Etudes
en Sciences in Paris. He is the author of over 200 articles and book
chapters, as well as numerous books, including Romanticism against the
Tide of Modernity (with Robert Sayre), The International Ecosocialist
Manifesto (with Joel Kovel), Fire Alarm: Reading Walter Benjamin’s “On
the Concept of History,” and The Theory of Revolution in the Young
Marx. His works have been translated into 29 languages. Professor Löwy
was born in Brazil in 1938 and has lived in Paris since 1969.

Duncan Foley: "Vienna to Santafe"

93:42 minutes (32.17 MB)

DUNCAN K. FOLEY graduated from Swarthmore College with a B.A. in
Mathematics in 1964, and received the Ph.D. in Economics from Yale
University in 1966. He has taught at M.I.T., Stanford, Barnard College
of Columbia University, and since 1999 has been Leo Model Professor at
the Economics Department of the New School for Social Research. He is
an External Professor at the Santa Fe Institute. He has published in
the fields of Public Finance, Macroeconomics, Money, Marxist Economic
Theory, Economic Dynamics, Neo-Ricardian Economics, Growth Theory, and
Complex Systems Theory and Economics. Foley's recent work includes
studies of the relation of statistical mechanics and thermodynamics to
economics, global warming policy, complexity theory and Classical

Dana Cloud: "Queer Theory, Socialism and the Demand for Equality"

87:27 minutes (30.03 MB)

DANA L. CLOUD (Ph.D., University of Iowa, 1992) is an Associate
Professor in the Department of Communication Studies of the University
of Texas, Austin. Her widely-published research includes critique of
race, gender, and sexuality in popular culture, the development of
materialist theory and methods in communication studies, and the study
of social movements. Her most recent book, We ARE the Union: Democratic
Unionism and Dissent at Boeing is forthcoming next year from the
University of Illinois Press.