Blog: November 2020

We would like to invite researchers with a research interest in money and finance to take part in our project, which is supported through the Leeds Arts and Humanities Research Institute’s Sadler Series. The project website is at https://culturallifeofmoney.leeds.ac.uk/. We are aiming to explore the ways in which the arts...

In the third episode of the Cultural Life of Money and Finance Podcast, Rachel Muers is joined by Kathryn Tanner, Frederick Marquand Professor of Divinity and Professor of Religious Studies at Yale University, and author of Christianity and the New Spirit of Capitalism (Yale, 2019). We discuss how finance-dominated capitalism...

Our podcast series has been launched, with four episodes discussing our creative collaboration with arts studio Invisible Flock; Christianity and finance-dominated capitalism; Icelandic cultural responses to the 2008 crisis; and Dante, late-medieval banking and twenty-first-century financialisation. The podcast episodes are available on our project website, as well as on Spotify,...