A talk by Dominick La Capra and Johan Höglund. Wednesday, October 10, 2018 | 4:15 p.m. Max Kade Theater, Armstrong Hall
In an effort to move beyond anthropocentrism in the humanities and critical theory, Dominick LaCapra, Bowmar Professor Emeritus of Humanistic Studies, Cornell University will discuss: “Humanism and Posthumanism: The Role of Critical Animal Studies.”
Johan Höglund, Professor of English, Linnaeus University, Sweden. Director, Linnaeus University Centre for Concurrences in Colonial and Postcolonial Studies will respond to and complement LaCapra’s intervention with a talk titled: “Never Human: The Multispecies Body and Evolution in Culture.”
Brought to you by: N.E. H. Professorship, Department of French & Italian, Comparative Literature Program, German Program, Office of the Provost, Office of the President
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