Altherr Philosophy Lecture by Gayatri Spivak

Saturday, February 23, 2019
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM (ET)
ROB ROB Marshall Auditorium
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Conference & Symposia
Hannah Weissmann
Philosophy Faculty

Keynote lecture:  "Complicity"

Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak, University Professor, English and Comparative Literature, Columbia University. 

4:00p-5:45p, Marshall Auditorium, Roberts Hall
The lecture is followed by a reception in Stokes Lobby, 5:45-6:45pm. 
Gayatri Spivak is a leading figure in the humanities, and her work is foundational in postcolonial studies. Her writings include "Can the Subaltern Speak?", A Critique of Postcolonial Reason,Outside in the Teaching Machine, The Post-Colonial Critic, In Other Worlds: Essays in Cultural Politics, and an influential translation of, and introduction to, Derrida's Of Grammatology. In 2012 she was awarded the Kyoto Prize in Arts and Philosophy.

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