Different Class is a group dedicated to thinking critically about society and everyday life. Our discussions are focused on answering a question and we often use a reading to help gather our thoughts. Attendees don't need any special background knowledge to participate and it's fine if you find the text hard to get to grips with - that's part of what the discussion's for!

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  • February 12, 2014 · 7:30 PM

    Can we live without social justice?

    8 Members | 5.00

    I am sitting in an office overlooking a concrete hulk of a building, the former Central Telegraph Office in London. Built to the orders of civil servants in the 1960s it... Learn more
  • January 14, 2014 · 7:30 PM

    The Prison Notebooks - Gramsci

    13 Members | 5.00

    The writings of Antonio Gramsci [masked]) sought to account for the role of culture in social development. A major criticism of many Marxist theorists was that they... Learn more
  • November 26, 2013 · 8:00 PM

    Christmas Social 2013

    6 Members | 4.50

    This year's Christmas Social is a bit earlier than usual... as ever we'll be joining up with the folks at Big Ideas and at Shape Up for a few drinks and chat. This year... Learn more
  • November 13, 2013 · 7:30 PM

    Nietzsche and morality

    25 Members | 4.00

    We continue with nineteenth century responses to the challenges of industrialisation and modernity, moving on from Mill's liberalism and Marx's communism, with a view... Learn more
  • October 9, 2013 · 7:30 PM

    Is everything ultimately about economics?

    27 Members | 4.00

    We started with a liberal political philosopher (Mill) who promoted the idea of individual liberty as the driving principle for the organisation of society. We turn now... Learn more
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    "I am a postgraduate student in Media and Sociology, with a great interest in activism, politics and social change."
 
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