Theory Reading Group
An interdisciplinary forum for graduate students, faculty and researchers to discuss topics in contemporary theory and to criticallly engage with present-day debates. Subject matter ranges from metaphysics, political theory and aesthetics, to Marxist theory, architecture and psychoanalysis.
Meetings once a month on Wednesdays at 4:30 pm in 209 Scheide Caldwell House.
|February 14, 2018||"Excommunication" +
"The Unconscious and Repetition"
|Discussion with Prof. Katja Guenther
(History of Science)
|March 14, 2018||"Of the Gaze as
Objet petit a"
|Discussion with Prof. Nick Nesbitt
(French and Italian)
|April 9, 2018||"The Transference and the Drive"||Discussion with Prof. Peter Brooks (Comparative Literature)|
|April 18, 2018||"The Field of the Other and Back to the Transference" + “To conclude”||Discussion with Prof. Michael Klein
(Music Studies, Temple University)