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Public Lecture: Professor Eva Horn, "Aesthetics of the Anthropocene"

Thursday, March 7, 2019 at 4:30pm to 6:30pm

A.D. White House , Guerlac Room

Dear Colleagues,
 
Please Mark you Calendars:
 
In conjunction with the Literary Theory on the Edge course I am most pleased to announce the visit and public lecture by Professor Eva Horn of the University of Vienna this Thursday, March 7th at 4:30 in the Guerlac Room of the A.D. White House.  A renowned scholar of modern literatures, political theory and media theory, Horn is the author of The Secret War: Treason, Espionage and Modern Fiction (Northwestern UP) and The Future as Catastrophe: Imagining Disaster in the Modern Age (Columbia UP).  Her upcoming book is on The Cultural Theory of Climate.
 
Professor Horn’s lecture this Thursday is titled, “An Aesthetics of the Anthropocene.”
 
The event is co-sponsored by the departments of English, Comparative Literature, German Studies, Romance Studies, the Institute for German Cultural Studies (IGCS), the Cornell Institute for European Studies (CIES) and the Society for the Humanities.
 
There will be a reception to follow.  Please join us!
 
Thank you,
 
Philip Lorenz

Associate Professor of English and Comparative Literature
 
 
 
 

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Event Type

Lecture

Departments

Comparative Literature

Cost

Free and open to the public

Contact E-Mail

philip.lorenz@cornell.edu

Contact Name

Philip Lorenz

Contact Phone

917.340.3463

Speaker

Professor Eva Horn

Speaker Affiliation

University of Vienna

Dept. Web Site

https://www.univie.ac.at/germanistik/eva-horn/

Open To

Public

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