Reading Groups

Fall 2022

Theory Reading Group - An interdisciplinary forum for graduate students, faculty, and researchers to discuss topics in contemporary theory and to critically engage with present-day debates. Subject matter ranges from metaphysics, political theory, and aesthetics, to Marxist theory, architecture and psychoanalysis.

Meetings are held on Thursdays at Scheide Caldwell House.

Date Time Reading(s) Discussion Topic(s) RSVP
September 29, 2022 11:30am-1:00pm "Resistance to Theory"   Paul de Man’s “Resistance to Theory” Bill Hamlett (whamlett@princeton.edu)
October 13, 2022 11:30am-1:00pm "Le Deuxiéme Sexe" Theory in an informal and inclusive setting. Bill Hamlett (whamlett@princeton.edu)
October 27, 2022 11:30am-1:00pm "The Laugh of the Medusa" Women's writing: about what it will do. Bill Hamlett (whamlett@princeton.edu)

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