The British Academy event at The Festival of Politics 2017:
Professor Gareth Stedman Jones FBA explores the life and times of Karl Marx; a man whose ideas inspired a new world order, revolution and rebellion.
Professor Stedman Jones's book Karl Marx: Greatness and Illusion has been described as “the definitive biography of Marx for our time" and has been shortlisted for the 2017 Elizabeth Longford Prize for Historical Biography.
Chair: Dr Matt Perry, Reader in Labour History, Newcastle University
Ticket price: £6 / £4