François Maspero: Publisher, (P)artisan

François Maspero: Publisher, (P)artisan

This arti­cle first appeared as “François Maspero, édi­teur (p)artisan,” in Con­tretemps, n°13 (Paris: Édi­tions Syllepse, 2005), 100-108. The life of François Maspero unfold­ed through writ­ing: by turns, read­er, book­seller, pub­lish­er, then trans­la­tor, and today writer.1 Grand­son of Egyp­tol­o­gist Gas­ton Maspero and son of the sinol­o­gist Hen­ri Maspero, who died at Buchen­wald, he is a man who illus­trates in his own… Read more → 

Viewpoint Magazine at Left Forum

Viewpoint Magazine at Left Forum

We’ll be host­ing a pan­el on “Social Repro­duc­tion,” the the­me of our next issue, at Left Forum at the City Uni­ver­si­ty of New York, in New York City, from May 29-May 31st. Come watch us and many oth­ers this week­end.

Only Connect

Only Connect

C.L.R. James linked the self-activ­i­ty of the pro­le­tari­at in the indus­tri­al­ized coun­tries with the self-activ­i­ty of the pro­le­tari­at in the col­o­nized coun­tries.

Viewpoint Magazine at Historical Materialism

Viewpoint Magazine at Historical Materialism

We are pleased to announce that we’ll be host­ing two pan­els on “Social Repro­duc­tion,” the the­me of our next issue, at the His­tor­i­cal Mate­ri­al­ism con­fer­ence at New York Uni­ver­si­ty, in New York City, from April 24-26th. Come watch us, and many oth­ers this week­end.