Centre for the Study of Theory and Criticism
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    Welcome: to the Centre for the Study of Theory and Criticism

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    A vibrant intellectual community:

    A vibrant intellectual community

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    Advanced study in theoretical problems and practices :

    Advanced study in theoretical problems and practices


Events

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Speaker Series Presents

This year the Speaker Series brings in several visiting guest lecturers including Françoise Meltzer, Frances Dyson, Eric Cazdyn, and many others.

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Conferences

The Centre sponsors a variety of seminars, conferences, publications and an active program of lectures and colloquia by both internal and external faculty.
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The Theory Sessions Return!

A forum for the exchange of ideas to promote interdisciplinary research in theory at the Centre and across campus.


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Public Lecture

Kate Lawless, "Preservationist Aesthetics: Memory, Trauma and the New Global Enclosures" October 8.

Featured Research

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Uncertainty is Islam's 'sixth pillar'

Featured profile of Doctoral candidate Kamran Ahmed and other faculty and students at the Theory Centre conducting research in a number of interdisciplinary fields.
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Recent Publications

Monographs, essay collections, and recent journals articles by faculty and students at the Centre.

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Recent Dissertations and Theses

Derek Liu, "The Almost Nothing of the Unpresentable": the Experience of "My Death" in the thought of Jacques Derrida

Mikhail Pozdniakov, "Epistemology of the Cartesian Image"

Thomas Wormald,"Sculpted Selves, Sculpted Worlds: Plasticity and Habit in the Thought of Catherine Malabou"

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