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HMST 240 .01Global Perspectives

HMST 240.01

Video resources

Online Lectures by David Harvey

"It is David Harvey’s contention that the production of space, especially the distribution and organization of the territory, constitutes a principal aspect of capitalist economies. His writings on this theme have contributed to the ongoing political debate on globalization and on the different spatial strategies associated to global processes."

Harvey also has a series of lectures on close readings of Karl Marx that you can view online for free.


Democracy Now! Interviews with Eduardo Galeano

Amy Goodman speaks with Eduardo Galeano about The Open Veins of Latin America. Check out the archive of Democracy Now! interviews with Eduardo Galeano here, including a public conversation with Arundhati Roy.

Web resources

McKenzie Wark on Maurizio Lazzarato

An open letter on Public Seminar by McKenzie Wark on Lazzarato's writings on Deleuze and Guattari.


New Yorker Article on Vandana Shiva

This article explores Vandana Shiva's controversial environmental politics. You can also read responses to the article and more on Shiva's website.


Aimé Césaire on the Poetry Foundation

Aside from his political writing, Césaire was a prolific poet. You can read about his collected poetry at the Poetry Foundation.

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