The SCORAI Board and Tellus Institute are pleased to announce plans to host a Winter/Spring Mini-Colloquium Series on Post-work/Post-consumer Futures that will delve into issues at the interface of digital automation, technological unemployment, worktime reduction, consumption, and lifestyle innovation. Speakers in the series will be:
February 16: Peter Frase, Editor at Jacobin magazine and author of Four Futures: Life After Capitalism
March 23: Anders Hayden, Associate Professor of Political Science, Dalhousie University and author of Sharing the Work, Sparing the Planet: Work Time, Consumption, and Ecology and When Green Growth is Not Enough: Climate Change, Ecological Modernization, and Sufficiency
April 20: Amitai Etzioni, University Professor and Professor of International Affairs and Director of the Institute for Communitarian Policy Studies, George Washington University
All sessions will begin at noon and be held at the Tellus Institute, 11 Arlington Street, Boston. The meetings will also be video recorded and posted to the SCORAI website.