Marcello Musto

Invited Researcher of DEA Programme | April 2023
Marcello Musto

Marcello Musto is Professor of Sociology at York University (Toronto, Canada) and is internationally recognized as one of the authors who have made a significant contribution to the renewal of Marx studies in the last decade. Musto's writings - available at - have been published worldwide in twenty-five languages. He is also the editor of the book series Marx, Engels, Marxisms (Palgrave Macmillan) and Critiques and Alternatives to Capitalism (Routledge).

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The project

Title: Marx’s Capital in France: New Investigations on Its Dissemination and Reception

Keywords : Marx, Marxism, socialist thought, alternatives to capitalism, history of the labour movement, history of ideas, social history, post-Hegelian philosophy, theories of alienation, alternative socio-economic systems, war, theory of democracy, and contemporary European politics.

Selection of publications

Another Marx: Early Manuscripts to the International (Bloomsbury, 2018)

Les dernières années de Karl Marx. Une biographie intellectuelle (Presses Universitaires de France, à paraître en 2023)

Karl Marx’s Grundrisse: Foundations of the Critique of Political Economy 150 Years Later (Routledge, 2008)

Marx for Today (Routledge 2012)

Marx’s Capital after 150 Years: Critique and Alternative to Capitalism (Routledge, 2019)

The Marx Revival: Key Concepts and New Interpretations (Cambridge University Press, 2020)

Karl Marx’s Writings on Alienation (Palgrave Macmillan, 2021)

Rethinking Alternatives with Marx: Economy, Ecology and Migration (Palgrave Macmillan, 2021)

Pour lire la Première Internationale (Les Éditions sociales, 2022)

Published at 24 March 2023