Guest Lecture by Jessica Conrad (University of Delaware) on 3 May 2017: “Polluted Luxuries: Consumer Resistance, the Senses of Horror, and Abolitionist Boycott Literature”

„Polluted Luxuries: Consumer Resistance, the Senses of Horror, and Abolitionist Boycott Literature“ Jessica Conrad – PhD Candidate University of Delaware   Away! ‘tis loathsome! bear me hence! I cannot feed on human sighs Or feast with sweets my palate’s... read more

Lecture with Prof. Babette B. Tischleder (Georg-August-Universität Göttingen): “Toward a Critical New Materialism: Nonhuman Agency, Narrative, and the Anthropocene (William Faulkner and Bruno Latour)”

Prof. Babette B. Tischleder (Georg-August-Universität Göttingen) “Toward a Critical New Materialism: Nonhuman Agency, Narrative, and the Anthropocene (William Faulkner and Bruno Latour)” 2 February 2017 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. (18-20 c.t.) P 6, Philosophicum... read more

Prof. Reiner Smolinski (Georgia State University, Atlanta) Lecture with Professor Reiner Smolinski on 20 December 2016: “Warfare between Science and Religion? The Boston Smallpox Inoculation Crisis of 1720/21” 20 December 2016 4 p.m – 6 p.m. (16-18... read more