Ian Baucom

DEC 06, 2013 | 4:00 PM

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WHERE:

The Graduate Center
365 Fifth Avenue

ROOM:

9100: Skylight Room

WHEN:

December 06, 2013: 4:00 PM

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ADMISSION:

Free

Description

Join us for an afternoon lecture with Ian Baucom, author of Specters of the Atlantic: Finance Capital, Slavery and The Philosophy of History and Out of Place: Englishness, Empire and the Locations of Identity. Bauco’s work focuses on twentieth century British literature and culture, postcolonial and cultural studies, and African and black Atlantic literatures. He is currently working on a new book project tentatively titled The Disasters of War: On Inimical Life.

The Advanced Research Collaborative, the Caribbean Epistemologies Seminar in the Humanities, IRADAC, and the Revolutionizing American Studies Initiative.