DC SDS Summer School, Class 1: Anarchism

DC SDS is providing a student-run, reading and discussion-based radical summer school! The first topic we will be learning about will be anarchism.

Over the three week course, we will have 9 classes. Click the links below for each class' readings:

  1. 7-9pm Monday, June 29th: Introduction
  2. 7-9pm Wednesday, July 1: Capitalism & State
  3. 2-4pm Saturday, July 4: Rural and Industrial US Anarchism
  4. 7-9pm Monday, July 6: Spain in 1936
  5. 7-9pm Wednesday, July 8: Insurgent Mexico
  6. 7-9pm Monday, July 13: Latin American and African Anarchism
  7. 7-9pm Wednesday, July 15: Russian and Asian Anarchism
  8. 2-4pm Saturday, July 18: Alter-Globalization Movement
  9. 7-9pm Monday, July 20: Contemporary Anarchism & Debrief

As you can see, we are skipping July 11. The SDS National Convention will be happening during that time. If you're not going, use that chance to catch up on your readings!

On Mondays and Wednesdays, the class will meet at Hillyer Art Space, which can be found at 9 Hillyer Ct. NW in Dupont Circle. The class will meet from 7pm-9pm on Mondays and Wednesdays.

On Saturdays, the class will meet at American University in the Kay lounge (downstairs in the Kay Spiritual Life Center). The class will meet from 2-4pm on Saturdays. The address is 4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW. Look for a building with a dome that has a sculpture of a flaming cupcake.

For a complete syllabus in PDF form, click here