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  • Tissue of the World: On Stoic Sympathy

    Brooke Holmes, Robert F. Goheen Professor in the Humanities and Professor of Classics, Princeton University

    • 24 October, 2017, 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    • 370 Dwinelle Hall, UC Berkeley
  • The concept of cosmic sympathy, highly developed by the Stoics, is at once deeply foreign to us in its claims regarding a mind fully immanent in the world and intriguing, as we struggle anew with imagining communities that bring together humans and non-humans. This talk investigates the contours, the stakes, and the internal tensions of […]

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  • CRITICAL THEORY WORKING GROUP | COLLABORATIONS, CO-OPERATIVES, COALITION-BUILDING | Global Networks

    • 15 November, 2017, 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
    • 340 Moffitt Library, UC Berkeley
  • Following Michael Hardt’s campus visit, our November working group pans out from the contested form of nation-state to the flows and frictions of the international and transnational informe. The conversation this month is engaged with the politics of representing (making visible) the way in which labor, bodies, and information move through largely unregulated international distribution […]

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  • CRITICAL THEORY WORKING GROUP | COLLABORATIONS, CO-OPERATIVES, COALITION-BUILDING | Life/Style after ’68

    • 06 December, 2017, 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
  • In anticipation of the fifty-year anniversary of “May ’68” in 2018, this final working group meeting of 2017 turns its attention towards the unlikely (coalitional) bedfellows tucked in to the intersectional and transnational histories of Leftist movements of the 1960s, as well as the connections between such movements and “the new spirit of capitalism.” Unfolding […]

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