Profile:
David Harvey

David Harvey is the Distinguished Professor of Anthropology at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York, as well as the Director of Center for Place, Culture & Politics. He is a leading political economist and social theorist, and has written extensively on Marxist geography and the political economy. He has been teaching Marx’s Capital for almost 40 years.

His books include Rebel Cities, New Imperialism, Cosmopolitanism and the Geographies of Freedom and A Brief History of Neoliberalism. He is also the author of the Companion to Marx’s Capital. In his new book, Seventeen Contradictions and the End of Capitalism (Profile), Harvey unravels the paradoxes at the heart of capitalism.