Upcoming Seminars and News

Upcoming Seminars

October 15-16, 2019

The upcoming Gauss Seminar in Criticism will be delivered by Michael Hardt, Professor of Literature at Duke University.

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A video is now available of Fred Moten’s Spring 2019 Gauss Public Lecture: “Transubstantiation and Cosubstantiality” 

On February 27 and 28, 2019, Fred Moten, a poet and scholar working in black studies, poetics, and critical theory, delivered the Spring 2019 Gauss Seminars in Criticism comprising a public lecture and a faculty seminar under the general title of “The Poetics of Violence.”

Moten is Professor in the Department of Performance Studies in the Tisch School of the Arts at New York University.

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