Public Engagement

Albert and Vera List Academic Center Events

November 18 - December 17, 2019

Monday, November 18, 2019

The Vanishing Point of Existence: Kierkegaard and the Ethics of the Novel
5:00 pm

The Vanishing Point of Existence: Kierkegaard and the Ethics of the Novel. Presented by: Yi-Ping Ong, Associate Professor, Department of Comparative Thought...

Wednesday, November 20, 2019

Open House: Meet the Transregional Center for Democratic Studies
7:00 pm

Information Session and Reception: featuring alumni updates & info about our upcoming Summer Democracy & Diversity Graduate Institute in Wroclaw, Poland! We...

Thursday, November 21, 2019

Philosophy Workshop: Markus Gabriel on: "The Power of Art"
6:00 pm

We live in an era of aesthetics. Art has become both pervasive and powerful – it is displayed not only in museums and galleries but also on the walls of...

Friday, November 22, 2019

Trans | Acker: trans, queer and genderqueer readings of the work of Kathy Acker
9:00 am

This seminar invites trans writers and critics to address Kathy Acker's work, not just for its rich material on gender but also more generally. Together, we...

Thursday, December 5, 2019

Philosophy Workshop: Jamieson Webster & Adrienne Harris on "Conversion Disorder: Listening to the Body in Psychoanalysis"
6:00 pm

"Being dragged into the orbit of Webster’s mind is like entering the Magic Mountain: you go in as a visitor, and stay as a patient" - Tom Mcarthy, author of...

Friday, December 13, 2019

Fall 2019 Media Management Capstone Presentations
3:00 pm

Join us for the final presentations for Capstone Students in the MS in Media Management Program. The Capstone Presentation Event begins at 3:00...

November 18 - December 17, 2019