Reading Groups

Spring 2018

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) 


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