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SUSAN BUCK-MORSS 2017 Social Theory Centre Annual Lecture
Wed, April 26, 2017, 5:00 PM – 6:30 PM BST
Susan Buck-Morss will deliver the 2017 Social Theory Centre Annual Lecture
In YEAR 1 Buck-Morss challenges narratives of identity politics and religious separation in the Middle East, as well as assumptions and traps of thinking through modernity and post-modernity, by returning to the first century and rewriting the histories of how and who we came to be.
This is a public lecture aimed at a broad audience and all are welcome. Join us! The lecture will be followed by a drinks reception.
Susan Buck-Morss is Distinguished Professor of Political Philosophy at the CUNY Graduate Center, NYC, where she is a core faculty member of the Committee on Globalization and Social Change. She is Professor Emeritus in the Government Department of Cornell University, Ithaca, NY. Her much acclaimed writings include Hegel, Haiti, & Universal History; Thinking Past Terror; Dreamworld and Catastrophe; The Dialectis of Seeing; The Origin of Negative Dialects and numerous essays. See http://www.susanbuckmorss.info/
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