• THEORIES OF THE GLOBAL SOUTH WORKING GROUP – February 27

    • 27 February, 2020, 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    • 7415 Dwinelle Hall, UC Berkeley
  • The Program in Critical Theory’s Spring 2020 working group, Theories of the Global South, will host a meeting on February 27 from 4-6 pm in 7415 Dwinelle Hall. To prepare, the co-conveners, Donna Honarpisheh (Comparative Literature) and Devin Choudhury (Rhetoric) kindly request that participants read chapters 2 and 6 (with emphasis on chapter 2) from Timothy Mitchell’s Colonising Egypt. […]

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  • A Fanonian Black Aesthetic?

    David Marriott, Liberal Arts Professor of Philosophy and African American Studies, Pennsylvania State University

    • 27 February, 2020, 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    • 370 Dwinelle Hall, UC Berkeley
  • David Marriott’s Whither Fanon? Studies in the Blackness of Being (Stanford, 2018) is a book about colonialism, blackness, and psychopolitical claims. In this lecture he will expand on his understanding of the clinical process and the political process, as two special kinds of what Fanon calls “crystallization.” By thinking through the relation between art and decolonial culture with regards […]

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