Utopia 3/13: Unionization and the Future of Work

13/13 Seminar Series

October 26, 2022 Wednesday, 6:15pm EDT Jerome Greene Annex, Columbia University Virtual Event
  • The Society of Fellows and Heyman Center for the Humanities
  • Columbia Center for Contemporary Critical Thought
  • Free and open to the public
  • Registration required. See details.

Alyssa Battistoni, Casey Moore, Dominic Walker, Helen Zhao, and Bernard E. Harcourt discuss the unionization efforts of the Columbia Graduate Student Workers’ Union and workers at Amazon, Starbucks, and REI. Read “Spadework” and “Labor Without Love” by Alyssa Battistoni and “Chapter 4: Debt and Study” of The Undercommons by Fred Moten and Stefano Harney.

More details to come soon.

About the 13/13 Seminars: Each year, the 13/13 public seminars focus on a different set of problematics at the very heart of contemporary critical thought. This year, we will focus on the concept of utopia at Utopia 13/13.