The Utopia of Democracy: May 12th to 18th in Zagreb

Screen Shot 2013-05-07 at 11.28.09 PMBeginning this coming Sunday 12th May, and lasting all of next week, the 6th Subversive Festival will be held in Zagreb. This year’s general theme is: THE UTOPIA OF DEMOCRACY. Speakers will include Tariq Ali, Oliver Stone, Susan George, Franco Bifo, Alexis Tsipras, Jean Luc Melenchon, Eric O. Wright. Slavoj Zizek and… yours truly. It promises to be an exciting week – during which I shall be involved directly in three events:

  • Sunday 12th May, 19.00-21.00: Panel discussion involving Franco Bifo, Susan George and Yanis Varoufakis on the theme of The Utopia of the European Union
  • Tuesday 15th May, 19.00-21.00: Keynote by Yanis Varoufakis entitled: Confessions of an Erratic Marxist
  • Wednesday 16th May, 18.00-19.00: Book promotion (of the Global Minotaur) by Yanis Varoufakis

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