The Marxist Section no longer publishes a traditional pdf-format newsletter.

Member news & announcements. News & Announcements can be sent to They will be posted on the News & Announcements page and circulated in a monthly or bi-monthly email newsletter. Members of the Discussion list may send time-sensitive announcements directly to the list at (if you want the item to be posted on the News & Announcements page and included in the email newsletter, also send it to To sign up for the Discussion list, click here. Items may include:

  • Reports from the ASA conference
  • Calls for Papers
  • New publication announcements
  • New films, AV materials, exhibits
  • New data sources
  • New teaching materials
  • Upcoming conferences and events
  • Updates on activism and local struggles
  • Other Announcements and Useful in formation
  • Art

Short articles. The front page of this website is the Marxist Sociology Blog, featuring short articles (~1,000 words) on Marxist theory, research and politics. Those who wish to write for the blog may email the editor-in-chief, Michael McCarthy ( with a proposed title and topic (one paragraph maximum). Items may include:

  • News analysis or commentary
  • Research findings (summaries of the author’s own published research)
  • Book reviews

Archived Newsletters