The 2019 Raymond Williams Society Lecture will be given by David Wilkinson, Lecturer in English, Manchester Metropolitan University.

Dr Wilkinson is the author of Post-Punk, Politics and Pleasure in Britain (Palgrave Macmillan) and his RWS lecture is titled:

‘ “The Dropouts Are Anticipating Future Economic Policy”: Work, Class, and Countercultural Legacies’


5pm, Wednesday 20th November 2019

International Anthony Burgess Foundation

3 Cambridge Street, Manchester, M1 5BY, UK

Free entry. All welcome

Followed by a wine reception and the launch of the 2019 issue of Key Words: A Journal of Cultural Materialism on ‘Crisis’, edited by Robert Spencer and Christopher Vardy

The lecture is kindly supported by CIDRAL at the University of Manchester