Enter your search into one or more of the boxes below:
You can refine your search by selecting from any of the options below:
Your Shopping Basket
A Year of Books
Account Services

Capital Is Dead: McKenzie Wark in conversation

Thursday 24th October 2019 7pm - 8pm 107 Charing Cross Road Literary Event, Signing, Chargeable Event

Discover the new mode of production replacing capitalism with writer and theorist McKenzie Wark—author of the ground-breaking A Hacker Manifesto—as she discusses her radical new book Capital is Dead: Is This Something Worse?

Wark will shine a light on those who own and control the flow of information, demonstrating how the all-pervasive presence of data in our societies has enabled them to take control of a brand new mode of production. As capitalism—its factories and big bosses—recedes into irrelevance, Wark will hypothesise on the system taking its place, as well as its unsuspected consequences. Drawing on a diverse range of sources—from the now-defunct Situationists to contemporary theorists—Wark will ask us to re-consider the dystopian reality of our fully networked society, and will offer us the tools to both challenge and change it.

The event will be followed by a Q&A and a book signing.


Tickets: £18 including a copy of Capital is Dead (RRP £14.99) / £8 standard / £5 Student or Foyalty member*. When purchasing a Student or Foyalty ticket, you'll need to bring a valid in-date Student card or Foyalty card with you.

Venue: Level 6, Foyles 107 Charing Cross Road

*Not a Foyalty member but would like to gain access to discounted tickets, exclusive offers and giveaways? Click here to register free today!



Related Items

A Hacker Manifesto
McKenzie Wark
The Spectacle of Disintegration:...
McKenzie Wark
Molecular Red: Theory for the...
McKenzie Wark
Capital Is Dead: Is This Something...
McKenzie Wark
© W&G Foyle Ltd
Foyles uses cookies to help ensure your experience on our site is the best possible. Click here if you’d like to find out more about the types of cookies we use.
Accept and Close