FACTORY HANDS:  DICKENS, MARX, & VICTORIAN WORKERS

Date & Time:
Wednesday, November 10, 2021 - 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Location:
Description: 

Join us for an interactive discussion of essential workers in Victorian England: their lives, the factories, and developing labour laws. The presenter will offer context on Dickens, Marx, and Victorian labour practices, then invite participants to consider how the Hands in Hard Times are viewed by both authors within the frames of Victorian England and Capitalism.

With Sunayani Bhattacharya

Related Seminar texts: Dickens, Hard Times; Marx, Communist Manifesto (Sem 103)

Wednesday, November 10
1-2:15 pm
Zoom 

For Fall '21 Seminar Informal Curriculum Zoom events, events will be offered online and in real-time. Attend using this Zoom link: https://bit.ly/3ivC1qu

Most Informal Curriculum programs have an interactive component; we recommend using both audio and video functions to fully engage with the experience.  We also encourage students to sign in using their real names; complete the assigned reading beforehand, and have access to the text/s during the event.

Contact: 
dickens marx