An American Utopia: Fredric Jameson in Conversation with Stanley Aronowitz
MAR 14, 2014 | 5:00 PM TO 6:30 PM
The Graduate Center
365 Fifth Avenue
C200: Proshansky Auditorium
March 14, 2014: 5:00 PM-6:30 PM
Free, Reservations Required
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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.