After arduously making our way through the entirety of Capital Volume I, we decided that we’d opt for something slightly more succinct this time. Join us to read and discuss ‘Capitalist Realism: Is There No Alternative?’, by the late Mark Fisher.
“After 1989, capitalism has presented itself as the only realistic political-economic system. What effects has this ‘capitalist realism’ had on work, culture, education and mental health? Is it possible to imagine an alternative to capitalism that is not some throwback to discredited models of state control?”