Fall Lecture Series: On the Anthropocene: Either/Or, Part II

On the Anthropocene: Either/Or, Part II

Fall 2021


The Institute for Doctoral Studies in the Visual Arts is proud to host the second part of the year-long symposium: On the Anthropocene: Either/Or, launched in spring 2021, with a series of lectures by renowned theorists and philosophers. The symposium addresses the role of art and philosophy in relation to questions of ecology, climate change, co-existence, and sustainability as an existential urgency of our times.

All lectures will be on zoom and open to the public.


Saturday,September 25 (12-2pm EDT)

Howard Caygill, “Planetary Aesthetics”

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Saturday,October 23 (12-2pm EDT)

Dejan Lukic, "Inhuman Caress, Or, On Violence and Vulnerability"

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Saturday,November 27 (12-2pm EST)

Elina Staikou, “Thinking the Nitrogen Anthropocene”

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Saturday,December 11 (12-2pm EST)

Ewa Ziarek, “Datafication of the World”

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