Canceled: After Work: Why Full Employment is a Bad Idea, or, What Is To Be Done When Work Disappears?

Thursday, February 06, 7:30 PM
Venue: Jonsson Performance Hall
Ticket: Free
Season: 2013-14

Due to inclement weather and public safety concerns, our lecture scheduled for this evening, Thurs, Feb 6, has been canceled. 


James Livingston is Professor of History at Rutgers University, where he teaches modern American history.  He is the author of several books, that highlight his transition from being an economic historian to being an intellectual and cultural historian:  Origins of the Federal Reserve System (1986); Pragmatism and the Political Economy of Cultural Revolution, 1850-1940 (1994); Pragmatism, Feminism, and Democracy (2001); The World Turned Inside Out: American Thought and Culture at the End of the 20th Century (2009); and Against Thrift (2011).  His current work focuses on the meaning and centrality of the idea of work in American thought from World War II until the present.

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Directions to the Jonsson Performance Hall (JO)

From the north, take Synergy Parkway to Floyd Road, turning south to Lookout Drive. From the south, take Campbell Road to Waterview Parkway and turn north on Waterview. Turn east on Synergy Park Boulevard. Turn south on Floyd Road and head towards Lookout Drive. Prepare to stop at the four-way stop sign at the intersection of Floyd Road and Lookout Drive. Next, turn to head west on Lookout to drive onto the university campus. Prepare to make a right at the driveway. That is the entrance to Parking Lots A and B. After turning into the driveway, Parking Lot B will come first and Lot A is just beyond a dividing sidewalk. Find a green or gold spot and park. Use the safe walking path and head west toward campus. A large campus map (right) and Green Bridge appear at the end of path. Cross the Green Bridge, enter Green Hall (GR) and follow the signs to the Jonsson Performance Hall (JO 2.604). 
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