The Logistics of Global Capitalism: A Dialogue with Giorgio Grappi, Brett Neilson and Ned Rossiter

600 337 Niccolo Cuppini and Mattia Frapporti

For many years Giorgio Grappi, Brett Neilson and Ned Rossiter have been dealing with logistics. Among the first scholars to consider logistics as a central element for understanding contemporary supply chain capitalism, and authors of various articles and essays on the topic, Grappi, Neilson and Rossiter have also collaborated on…

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[Giornata di studi] Prospettive critiche sul capitalismo contemporaneo

600 228 Into the Black Box

Bologna, Giovedì 21 febbraio 2019 @ Salone secondo piano ex convento di Santa Cristina (UNIBO) L’iniziativa si struttura come luogo di approfondimento dell’impianto teorico e metodologico che sostiene PLUS (Platform Labour in Urban Spaces: Fairness, Welfare, Development), un progetto di ricerca Horizon 2020 iniziato a gennaio 2019. La giornata è…

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CfP La costituzione trans-urbana della città. Genealogie oltre il pensiero scalare

878 400 Into the Black Box

CALL FOR PAPERS   11-14 settembre 2019   IX CONGRESSO AISU   LA CITTA’ GLOBALE  La condizione urbana come fenomeno pervasivo     SCADENZA 31 gennaio 2019   Le proposte di paper vanno redatte utilizzando l’apposito form e inviate all’indirizzo e–mail dei curatori di sessione nonché a congresso@storiaurbana.org entro il 31 gennaio 2019. Consiste in un abstract…

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Manifiesto de crítica logística

500 385 Into the Black Box

“La naturaleza del capital supone que éste recorra las diversas fases de circulación y, precisamente, no en el terreno de las ideas, donde un concepto puede transformarse en otro con la rapidez del pensamiento, sin demora, sino como situaciones que están separadas en el tiempo. Tiene que pasar un periodo…

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Logistics Genealogies. A Dialogue with Stefano Harney

400 400 Niccolo Cuppini and Mattia Frapporti

This conversation on logistics seeks to explore the persistence of origins in contemporary logistical capitalism. We discuss the ongoing importance of the founding of modern logistics in the Atlantic slave trade. We suggest that contemporary logistical capitalism not only bears the mark of these origins but continues to transport its…

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Platform Urbanism and Conflicts in Northern Italy: “Traditional” Logistics, Amazon, and the Food -Delivery Platforms

418 400 Niccolò Cuppini

Paper presented at the Supply&Command conference (https://supplystudies.com/supply-and-command/) New York, April 19th-20th, 2018. This paper synthetically discuss the research work of Into the Black Box. What I am going to present here is part of a collective research project called Into the Black Box, composed by trans-disciplinary young scholars now working…

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