Peter Hudis

Peter Hudis has written widely on Marxist theory and contemporary politics and is the author of Marx's Concept of the Alternative to Capitalism, and Frantz Fanon: Philosopher on the Barricades. He is General Editor of The Complete Works of Rosa Luxemburg (three volumes have appeared so far).

Articles From This Author

Chris Cutrone,
Peter Hudis,
Jacqueline Rose

Did Rosa Luxemburg Take Back Her Critique of the Russian Revolution?

The following comments on whether Luxemburg took back her 1918 critique of the Russian Revolution are in response to The Letters of Rosa Luxemburg (Complete Works of Rosa Luxemburg Vol. I). The origin…

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The following comments on whether Luxemburg took back her 1918 critique of the Russian Revolution are in response to The Letters of Rosa Luxemburg (Complete Works of Rosa Luxemburg Vol. I). The original debate on Principia Dialectica, was entitled ‘More on Bolshevik censorship’ – Editors

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Comments on ‘What more could we want of ourselves!’, Jacqueline Rose’s review of The Letters of Rosa Luxemburg

In responding to Rose’s review in London Review of Books Hudis discusses Luxemburg’s differences with Lenin, her writings on imperialism and indigenous communal social forms, and her worldview as both…

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In responding to Rose’s review in London Review of Books Hudis discusses Luxemburg’s differences with Lenin, her writings on imperialism and indigenous communal social forms, and her worldview as both “open” and “single-minded.” Originally appeared on the Verso Books authors’ blog, June 21, 2011– Editors.

Steven Colatrella,
Peter Hudis

Dialogue on Marx’s Critique of the Gotha Program

The following exchange between Steven Colatrella and Peter Hudis is in response Hudis’s essay on “Directly and Indirectly Social Labor: What Kind of Human Relations Can Transcend Capitalism?” which ap…

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The following exchange between Steven Colatrella and Peter Hudis is in response Hudis’s essay on “Directly and Indirectly Social Labor: What Kind of Human Relations Can Transcend Capitalism?” which appears on US Marxist-Humanists website: We would be glad to consider more contributions to this ongoing discussion. – Editors

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Leyendo a Rosa Luxemburg

A translation into Spanish of Peter Hudis’s interview on The Letters of Rosa Luxemburg with Red Pepper (London, April 2011) Link…

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Leyendo a Rosa Luxemburg

Summary: A translation into Spanish of Peter Hudis’s interview on The Letters of Rosa Luxemburg with Red Pepper (London, April 2011)

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Summary: A translation into Spanish of Peter Hudis’s interview on The Letters of Rosa Luxemburg with Red Pepper (London, April 2011)

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Reading Rosa

Interview with Peter Hudis on The Letters of Rosa Luxemburg with Red Pepper (London).

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Interview with Peter Hudis on The Letters of Rosa Luxemburg with Red Pepper (London).

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The Life, Letters, & Legacy of Rosa Luxemburg

Video of a presentation at a symposium marking the publication on the Letters of Rosa Luxemburg, New York University Law School,  March 14, 2011 (13 mins.)   Peter Hudis: The Life, Letters &…

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Accumulation, Imperialism, and Pre-Capitalist Formations: Luxemburg and Marx on the non-Western World

Both Marx and Luxemburg were intensely interested in the impact of the expansive logic of capital accumulation upon non-capitalist or developing societies. At the same time, there are also serious dif…

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Korea: Pawn of the Superpowers (a response to Richard Greeman’s “Danger of War Over Korea”)

The intensifying tensions between North Korea and the U.S. calls for a historical re-examination of the roots of the present situation, in light of the conflict between the two poles of world capital…

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The intensifying tensions between North Korea and the U.S. calls for a historical re-examination of the roots of the present situation, in light of the conflict between the two poles of world capital that dominated the post-World War II era – Editors