Peter Hudis

Peter Hudis has written widely on Marxist theory and contemporary politics and is the author of Marx's Concept of the Alternative to Capitalism, and Frantz Fanon: Philosopher on the Barricades. He is General Editor of The Complete Works of Rosa Luxemburg (three volumes have appeared so far).

Articles From This Author

Peter Hudis,
Saeed Rahnema

Mas’aleh-ye Gozar az Sarmayehdari Goftoguy-e Saeed Rahnema ba Peter Hudis [The Question of the Transition from Capitalism: Saeed Rahnema’s Dialogue with Peter Hudis]

Summary: This article was translated into Persian by Saeed Rahnema and published in Naqd-e Eqtesad-e Siasi. The English version is not yet available. The Persian version can be accessed HERE – Editors

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[Video] Marx’s Concept of the Alternative to Capitalism

Summary: Presentation to Open University of the Left, Chicago, April 18, 2015. Covers Marx on the alternative to capitalism, worker cooperatives, and overcoming value production, with discussion from…

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Peter Hudis

Yes, There Is An Alternative – And It Can Be Found in Marx

Although few questions are more important than whether a viable alternative to capitalism is possible, radical theory has tended to shy away from directly engaging the issue—even when the theoretical…

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Peter Hudis

From Philosophy to Organization and Back: Marxist-Humanist Tasks and Perspectives

Discusses new interest in Marxist humanism in Eastern Europe, the relation of economics to philosophy in Piketty and Marx, and that of philosophy to organization for Marxist-Humanism, from Dunayevskay…

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Dialektik-e ta’ayon-e makani-ye sarmayeh: Bazbini-ye ketab-e anbasht-e sarmayeh-e lukzamburg

Summary: This article was translated into Persian by M. Saberi and published in Critique of Political Economy. The original, entitled “The Dialectic of the Spatial Determination of Capital: Rosa Luxem…

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Peter Hudis

Dialektik-e ta’ayon-e makani-ye sarmayeh: Bazbini-ye ketab-e anbasht-e sarmayeh-e Lukzamburg

Summary: This article was translated into Persian by M. Saberi and published in Critique of Political Economy. The original, entitled “The Dialectic of the Spatial Determination of Capital: Rosa Luxem…

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Peter Hudis,
Tom O’Brien

[Audio] Irish Left Review Interview on Marx’s Concept of the Alternative to Capitalism

Summary: Discusses issues such as what Marx had to say about post-capitalist societies, and the reluctance of those on the left to talk about what it might actually look like, as well as the role of t…

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[Video] Talk in Slovenia on Marx’s Concept of the Alternative to Capitalism

Talk by Peter Hudis on his book, Marx’s Concept of the Alternative to Capitalism, at the Institute for Workers’ Education, Turbarjeva House of Literature, Ljubljana, Slovenia, with discussion by parti…

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The Dialectic of the Spatial Determination of Capital: Rosa Luxemburg’s Accumulation of Capital Reconsidered

Luxemburg argued that the accumulation of capital hinges not only on the internal temporal dynamics of particular capitalist societies but most of all on capitalism’s spatial penetration and destructi…

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[London] Marx, Ecology, and the Climate Emergency

November 6, 2019
7:30 PM

Conway Hall
25 Red Lion Square, Holborn, London WC1R 4RL

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[Chicago] The Green New Deal: Realistic Proposal or Fantasy?

October 23, 2019
6:30 p.m.

Harold Washington Library, 5th Fl North Room
400 S. State St., Chicago

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[Chicago] Marx’s Philosophy of Liberation: Its Meaning for Today (Feb 20 to May 1)

April 3, 2019
6:30 - 8:30

Harold Washington Library, Room 7 North
400 S. State St., Chicago

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[Chicago] REVITALIZING REVOLUTIONARY THEORY AND PRACTICE

July 13, 2018
6:30 PM

Loyola University (downtown campus), Corboy Law Center Room 1401
25 East Pearson (between State St. and Wabash Ave)

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[Chicago] Race, Class, and Identity Politics

April 2, 2018
6:30 - 8:30 PM

Freedom School
719 S State St # 300, Chicago, IL 60605

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[Culver City (LA area)] Racism and the Logic of Capital

March 11, 2018
6:30-8:30 PM

Westside Peace Center
3916 Sepulveda Blvd., near Venice Blvd.

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[Los Angeles] Rosa Luxemburg’s Concept of Revolution and Its Meaning for Today

July 23, 2017
6:00 - 8:00 PM

Westside Peace Center
3916 Sepulveda Blvd., Suite 101-102 (press #22 at door to get into building)

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[Chicago] Environmental Crises: Resistance & Alternatives

February 13, 2017
6:30 — 8:30 pm

Hosteling International, Nichols Room
24 E. Congress Parkway, Chicago loop

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