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Curriculum Vitae

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Marcello Musto (born April 14, 1976), MA in Political Science, University of Napoli - L'Orientale, PhD in Philosophy and Politics, University of Napoli - L'Orientale, and PhD in Philosophy, University of Nice - Sophia Antipolis, teaches Political Theory at the Department of Political Science of York University (Toronto).


He has carried out research on the new historical-critical edition of the complete works of Marx and Engels, the Marx Engels Gesamtausgabe, at the Berlin-Brandenburgische Akademie der Wissenschaften (Berlin) and at the Internationaal Instituut voor Sociale Geschiedenis (Amsterdam). He has been a recipient of German, Dutch, Italian, Danish, Norwegian, Canadian, Chinese and Japanese research fellowships; and has been involved with the research initiatives of the foundations Istituto Italiano per gli Studi filosofici (Naples), and Luigi Firpo (Turin).

He has published numerous articles on Marx and Marxisms in many international journals; is the author of the book Ripensare Marx e i marxismi. Studi e saggi (Rome: Carocci,  2011 - 2° ed. 2012) [Korean edition, Seoul: Hanul Books forthcoming 2013]; and is the editor and contributing author of the volumes: Sulle tracce di un fantasma. L’opera di Karl Marx tra filologia e filosofia (Rome: Manifestolibri 2005 - 2° ed. 2006) [Spanish translation, Mexico City: SIGLO XXI, 2011 - 2° ed. 2012]; Karl Marx’s Grundrisse: Foundations of the Critique of Political Economy 150 Years After (London and New York: Routledge, 2008 - paperback ed. 2010) [Farsi translation, Tehran: Nika 2010; Chinese translation, Beijing: China Renmin University Press 2011; Indian edition, New Delhi: Routledge India 2012; Japanese translation, Tokyo: Hassaku-sha, forthcoming 2013]; Karl Marx. L’alienazione (Rome: Donzelli, 2010) [French translation, Lausanne: Editions Page deux, forthcoming 2013]; Karl Marx. Introduzione alla critica dell’economia politica (Macerata: Quodlibet, 2010); and Marx for Today (London: Routledge, 2012).

His teaching interests are Marxism, History of Political Thought, Modern Philosophy, and History of the Labor Movement; and he is a member of the editorial boards of the journals Critica Marxista (Italy), La Pensée (France), Herramienta (Argentina), Socialism and Democracy (USA), Marxism 21 (South Korea) and Register of Critical Theory of Society (China).

Marcello Musto

Born April 14, 1976, MA in Political Science, University of Napoli - L'Orientale, PhD in Philosophy and Politics, University of Napoli - L'Orientale, and PhD in Philosophy, University of Nice - Sophia Antipolis, teaches Political Theory at the Department of Political Science of York University (Toronto).

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