2018-19 Speaker Series
Each year The Speaker Series brings in several visiting guest lecturers. Speakers over the years have included Jean Baudrillard, Lauren Berlant, Peter Brooks, Norman Bryson, David Carroll, Anthony Cascardi, Wlad Godzich, Jean-Joseph Goux, Elizabeth Grosz, N. Katherine Hayles, Linda Hutcheon, Martin Jay, Michael Hardt, Agnes Heller, Barbara Johnson, David Farrell Krell, Murray Krieger, Arthur Kroker, Dominick LaCapra, Jerome McGann, J. Hillis Miller, Chantal Mouffe, Christopher Norris, Mark Poster, Richard Rorty, Charles Scott, Thomas Sebeok, Kaja Silverman, Gayatri Spivak, Bernard Stiegler, Samuel Weber, Hayden White, Slavoj Žižek, and many others.
March 14, 2019 @ 5:00 pm
Professor of Modern Culture & Media at Brown University
"From the Cloud to the Resistance"
Abbas Kiarostami has been described as both a modernist and a realist filmmaker.
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Past Speakers include:
Solving the Dissolve: Collective Material Agency
March 8, 2019
February 8, 2019
Likeness and the World’s Face
February 1, 2019
Agamben's Exception: Misreading Schmitt and Benjamin
December 7, 2018
Heidegger, Nietzsche and Nihilism
September 28, 2018
The Ghost Of Totalitarianism: Between Politics and Philosophy
March 21, 2018
Altars for the Living: Shadow Ground, Aesthetic Memory, and the U.S/Mexico Borderlands
March 16, 2018