• 12/04/2014, 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm, 7415 Dwinelle Hall

    The Rhetoric of Rhetoric workshop is hosting a mini-conference regarding Ancient Rhetorical Theory. Presenters include: Michael Dalebout: "Model over Method: Originality in Isocratean …    read more

  • Saba Mahmood, Professor of Anthropology, University of California, Berkeley

    11/14/2014, 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm, Rhetoric Seminar Room, 7415 Dwinelle Hall

    Law and Contemporary Theory Working Group Fall Talks and Workshops In this workshop we will discuss a chapter from Professor Mahmood’s forthcoming book The Minority Condition: Religious …    read more

  • Dr. Steven Salaita

    11/13/2014, 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm, 315 Wheeler Hall

     Dr. Steven Salaita is the author of six books, most recently Israel's Dead Soul (Temple University Press, 2011). Sponsors include: Native American Studies Program, Asian American and …    read more

  • Jasbir Puar

    11/06/2014, 5:00 pm, Geballe Room

    Associate Professor, Women's and Gender Studies Rutgers University This talk looks at the productivity of disablement as a war tactic of the Israeli state in Gaza and the West Bank. It argues …    read more

  • 10/23/2014, 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm, 1995 University Avenue

    Speakers: Marco Cenzatti (Urban Planning), Tim Choy (Anthropology), Margaret Crawford (Architecture), Aihwa Ong (Anthropology), Lanchih Po (International Studies), Winnie Wong (Rhetoric) …    read more

  • Banu Bargu

    10/09/2014, 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm, 308A Doe Library

    The posthumously published writings of Louis Althusser reveal an effort, however fragmentary, to rethink materialism on the basis of contingency and the absence of teleology. Althusser argues that …    read more

  • Richard Joyce

    09/26/2014, 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm, 7415 Dwinelle Hall

    Law and Contemporary Theory Working Group Fall Talks and Workshops This talk will consider what Walter Benjamin’s thought on messianism might reveal about the relationship between …    read more

  • Karen Pinkus

    09/18/2014, 5:00 pm, Nestrick Room (142 Dwinelle Hall)

    The Ringrose Lecture Karen Pinkus, Professor, Italian and Comparative Literature, Cornell University "Pasolini's Petrolio: Fossil Fuel, Chaotic Desire, Anthropocene Narratives" …    read more