“We Rule You”: The Visual Epistemology of Capitalism as a Pyramid

Eric Triantafillou, PhD Student, Department of Anthropology, University of Chicago"

Please join us for the next meeting of the Social Theory Workshop, this THURSDAY, OCT 18 at 6pm in Wilder House (5811 S Kenwood Ave). 

We will be discussing a paper by Anthropology PhD student, Eric Triantafillou, 

"’We Rule You’: The Visual Epistemology of Capitalism as a Pyramid”

Copies of the paper can be requested from

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Social Theory Workshop provides a forum for graduate students to explore the social theoretical implications of participants’ work in the social sciences and humanities. Conversations address themes that include the relation between social and cultural transformations, questions of the public sphere and civil society, social movements, democracy, capitalism, the relation between colonialism and the global expansion of capital, and conceptual issues posed by globalization.


  • Begins: Thursday, October 18, 2012 - 6:00pm
  • Ends: Thursday, October 18, 2012 - 7:30pm
  • Location: Wilder House
  • Address: 5811 South Kenwood Ave, Chicago, IL 60637

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