Final Call: Revolutions conference organised by the Geopolitical Economy Research Group, September 29-October 1, 2017, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada.

In the 100th anniversary year of the Russian Revolutions, the conference focuses on the theme of revolutions, including their widespread and widely varying causes, contexts, conditions and consequences.

It will feature keynote addresses from four very accomplished speakers whose work is representative of the diverse features and geographies of revolutions past and present: Julia Buxton of the Central European University; Ruslan Dzarasov of the Plekhanov Russian University of Economics, Domenico Losurdo of the Università degli Studi di Urbino Carlo Bo, and Gong Yun of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences.

The conference will benefit greatly from the contributions of these scholars, as well as from the generous support of the following journals (to publish conference papers) and institutions:

Capital and ClassCapitalism Socialism NatureInternational Critical ThoughtMarxism 21Research in Political EconomyReview of African Political EconomyThird World QuarterlyWorld Review of Political Economy; Centre of Asia Pacific Initiatives, Victoria; Gyeongsang University, South Korea; Centre for Global Studies, Victoria; Mayworks Festival; Association of United Ukrainian Canadians

For more information about the conference and instructions on how to submit a paper, panel or stream please visit http://www.geopoliticaleconomy.org/

The revised deadline for paper, panel and stream proposals is April 15, 2017.

Information about bursaries available April 31st

Please send all proposals to contact@gergconference.ca

Website: http://www.geopoliticaleconomy.org/