An American Utopia: Fredric Jameson in Conversation with Stanley Aronowitz

MAR 14, 2014 | 5:00 PM TO 6:30 PM

Details

WHERE:

The Graduate Center
365 Fifth Avenue

ROOM:

C200: Proshansky Auditorium

WHEN:

March 14, 2014: 5:00 PM-6:30 PM

ADMISSION:

Free, Reservations Required

RESERVATIONS:

212-817-8215

Description

REGISTRATION FOR THIS EVENT IS NOW FULL. SOME STAND-BY SEATING MAY BE AVAILABLE ON A FIRST-COME, FIRST-SERVED BASIS.

The event will be live-streamed at:
http://videostreaming.gc.cuny.edu/videos/livestreams/page1/

Critical Theory Today Lecture

Eminent literary and political theorist Fredric Jameson, of Duke University, gives a new address, followed by a conversation with noted cultural critic Stanley Aronowitz, of the Graduate Center. Jameson, author of Postmodernism: The Cultural Logic of Late Capitalism and The Political Unconscious, will consider the practicality of the Utopian tradition and its broader implications for cultural production and political institutions. Co-sponsored by the Writers’ Institute and the Ph.D. Program in Comparative Literature.