2019 IHMS Conference “Critical Theory in Dark Times”
The 8th biennial conference of the International Herbert Marcuse Society
was held at the University of California, Santa Barbara,
Oct. 10-13 2019.
Conference Program (PDF)
Conference abstracts and recordings:
UCSB Conference website
Liberation over Lunch (PDF)
Call for Papers (PDF)
Previous IHMS conferences:
- 2005: St. Joseph's University, Philadelphia: "Reading Herbert Marcuse's Eros and Civilization After 50 Years"
- 2007: St. Joseph's University, Philadelphia: "Critique and Liberation in the Work of Herbert Marcuse"
- 2009: York University, Toronto: "Marcuse and the Frankfurt School for a New Generation"
- 2011: University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia: "Critical Refusals"
- 2013: University of Kentucky, Lexington: "Emancipation,
New Sensibility, and the Challenge of a New Era: Theory, Practice, and Pedagogy"
2014: Brandeis University, Boston: "One-Dimensional Man After 50 Years"
- 2015: Salisbury University, Maryland: "Praxis and Critique: Liberation, Pedagogy, and the University"
- 2017: York University, Toronto: "The Dialectics of Liberation in the Era of Neoliberalism"
- 2019: University of California, Santa Barbara: "Critical Theory in Dark Times:
The Prospects for Liberation in the Shadow of the Radical Right"