Events

September 25, 2017 - 8:30am to 3:00pm

Symposium: "Neuroethics of Implantable Brain Stimulation Devices"

Keynote Lecture: "Implanted Brain Stimulation Devices: Ethical, legal, and Practical Issues" (12-1 PM) Hank Greely (Stanford University, Center for Law & Bthe Biosciences)    Read More>
September 25, 2017 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm

Lecture: "Philosophy, Neuroscience, and Technology's Challenges to the Self as Agent"

Adina L. Roskies (Dartmouth College, Philosophy) Read More>
September 28, 2017 - 12:30pm to 2:00pm

Colloquium: "Making Out, Queerly: Kissing, Reading, Sex with Ideas (A Theoretical Memoir)"

Visiting Fellow: Kathryn Bond Stockton  With responses from Todd Reeser (French & Italian) and Julie Beaulieu (Gender, Sexuality, & Women's Studies) Poster   Read More>
September 29, 2017 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

Lecture: "Race, Face, and Ravage and Lyrical Fat: Deleuze and Childhood Poverty"

Visiting Fellow: Kathryn Bond Stockton (University of Utah, English) Read More>
October 5, 2017 - 12:30pm to 2:00pm

Colloquium: "A Rewriting Past: On the Visual and Literary Modernisms of the Twentieth-Century Iran"

Dietrich School Humanities Center Postdoctoral Fellow: Farbod Honarpisheh  With responses from Lucy Fischer (Film Studies) and Gayle Rogers (English) Precirculated reading available here.    Read More>
October 5, 2017 - 12:30pm to 2:00pm

Colloquium: "A Rewriting Past: On the Visual and Literary Modernisms of Twentieth Century Iran"

Farbod Honarpisheh (Dietrich School Humanities Center Postdoctoral Fellow) with responses from Lucy Fischer (Film Studies) and Gayle Rogers (English) Read More>
October 11, 2017 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

Colloquium: "Indigeneity, More-than-Human Accountability, and the Futures of our Planet"

Noah Theriault (CMU, History) with a response from Emily Wanderer (Anthropology) Read More>
October 12, 2017 - 12:30pm to 2:00pm

Colloquium: "Genies, Islamic Law, and Wine-Soaked Romance: Culture and Contradiction in Pre-Colonial Central Asia"

James Pickett (History) with responses from Neil Doshi (French & Italian) and Jeanette Jouili (Religious Studies) Read More>
October 16, 2017 - 12:30pm to 2:00pm

Colloquium: "A Short Response of Perversion"

Visiting Fellow: Gayle Rubin (University of Michigan, Anthropology) with responses from Rostom Mesli (Dietrich School Postdoctoral Fellow) and Lisa Brush (Sociology) Read More>
October 16, 2017 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm

Lecture: "Conscientious Objection and Professinal Obligation: From Military Chaplains to Modern Medicine"

Ronit Y. Stahl (University of Pennsylvania, Medical Ethics & Health Policy) Read More>
October 17, 2017 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

Lecture: "Gay Sex and the Post-Industrial City: Leathermen and San Francisco's South of Market"

Visiting Fellow: Gayle Rubin (University of Michigan, Anthropology) Read More>
October 19, 2017 - 12:30pm to 2:00pm

Colloquium: "Copyright Administration as a Cultural Practice"

David C. Fossum (Dietrich School Humanities Center Postdoctoral Fellow) with responses from Michael J. Madison (School of Law) and Adriana Helbig (Music) Read More>
October 26, 2017 (All day) to October 27, 2017 (All day)

Workshop on Tommie Shelby's "Dark Ghettos": Injustice, Dissent, and Reform

Visiting Fellow: Tommie Shelby with the participation of Elijah Anderson (Yale University), Sheryll Cashin (Georgetown University), Waverly Duck (University of Pittsburgh), Megan Comfort (Research Triangle Institute), John L. Jackson (University of Pennsylvania), Jed Lewinsohn (University of Pittsburgh), Glenn Loury (Brown University), and Tricia Rose (Brown University) Read More>
October 26, 2017 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Lecture: "Wild Things: Notes on Queer Anarchy"

Jack Halberstam (USC) Read More>
October 27, 2017 (All day) to October 28, 2017 (All day)

Meeting: The Kristeva Circle 2017

Keynote Lecture: "Zombie Abjection," Jack Halberstam (USC), Friday, October 27, 1:00 - 1:45 PM Q&A Session: Julia Kristeva (Université Paris  Diderot, Emerita) Saturday, October 28, 12:00 - 12:45 PM Keynote Lecture: "Time and Crisis: Questions for Psychoanalysis and Race," Hortense Spillers (Vanderbilt University, English) Saturday, October 28, 6:00 - 6:45 PM Read More>

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