Welfare after Beveridge: bare life
January 23, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Basic income can provide the bare essentials of life permanently, or alternatively, could provide bursts of help at strategic moments of need. An automated world disorients these concepts of basic income, because automation is radically altering the ways people can support themselves by work; new conditions of bare life are appearing in society.
This is 1 in a series of 4 public lectures that Richard Sennett will deliver on Welfare After Beveridge.