Join The Lexington Jacobin Reading Group

Everyone is invited to join KWL for the inaugural meeting of the Lexington Jacobin Reading Group!

Location:  Lexington Public Library – Central Branch (Downtown), Conference Room A (Basement)

Date and Time:  Wednesday, June 24th at 7:00 pm

Theme: Work and Leisure

Readings:

1. “The Politics of Getting a Life,” Peter Frase, Jacobin Issue 6 https://www.jacobinmag.com/2012/04/the-politics-of-getting-a-life/
-A critique of several versions of the work ethic, calling for a universal basic income and exploring the complexities of developing an anti-work politics.

2. “Working for the Weekend,” Chris Maisano, Jacobin Issue 7-8, https://www.jacobinmag.com/2012/10/working-for-the-weekend-2/
-Argues that we should fight for full employment and less work.

Email lexingtonjacobin@gmail.com with any questions!

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