Neoliberalism out of joint: Activists and inactivists in London’s social centres

@article{Conlin2014NeoliberalismOO,
  title={Neoliberalism out of joint: Activists and inactivists in London’s social centres},
  author={Peter Conlin},
  journal={Subjectivity},
  year={2014},
  volume={7},
  pages={270-287}
}
  • Peter Conlin
  • Published 8 September 2014
  • Philosophy
  • Subjectivity
The article examines neoliberalism’s impact on forms of subjectivity by looking at social centres (squatted activist community centres) in London from 2007 to 2009. With a focus on issues related to temporality, it explores the concept of outmodedness understood as a temporal misalignment away from the pacings required by neoliberalism. This is examined not only in terms of objects and spaces proper to social centres, but most importantly through a possible recomposition of the subject in this… 
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