Slavoj Žižek will make a major New York City appearance on March 11th at the CUNY Graduate Center. His talk will open this years Left Forum conference, the largest gathering in North America of the US and international Left.
SPEAKERS Slavoj Žižek
TOPIC Resist, Attack, Undermine… Where Are We 40 Years After ’68?
DATE Tuesday, March 11
TIME 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
COST Sliding scale $6/$10/$15
LOCATION CUNY Graduate Center
365 5th Avenue (corner of 34th street)
TRAIN & BUS B, D, F, N, R, and Q trains to 34th Street
M4A or M3 to 34th Street and Broadway
BIO Slavoj Žižek is today's most controversial public intellectual. His work traverses the fields of philosophy, psychoanalysis, theology, history and political theory, taking in film, popular culture, literature and jokes--all to provide acute analyses of the complexities of contemporary ideology as well as a serious and sophisticated philosophy. The author of over 30 books, his forthcoming In Defense of Lost Causes (Verso 2008) will be published in June.
WEB SITES http://www.brechtforum.org/zizek
SPONSOR THE BRECHT FORUM, LEFT FORUM 2008 & VERSO BOOKS
MORE INFO Call (212) 242-4201or email [email protected]
Official Website: http://www.brechtforum.org/zizek
Added by indyevents on March 3, 2008