Conferences & lectures

Lecture by Alexander García Düttmann: ELLIPSES OF GRAMMATOLOGY

DATE & TIME
Friday, May 25, 2018
2 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
SPEAKER(S)

Alexander García Düttmann

COST

This event is free

ORGANIZATION

CISSC and Philosophy

WHERE

John Molson Building
1450 Guy
Room MB 1.210

WHEEL CHAIR ACCESSIBLE

Yes

Alexander García Düttmann 
ELLIPSES OF GRAMMATOLOGY

Jacques Derrida famously claims that infinite différance is finite – how are we to understand this idea if we approach it via Of Grammatology?

Keynote address as part of the
6th Derrida Today Conference
May 23-26, 2018
Hosted by Concordia University, in cooperation with Macquarie University and Saint Mary's University

Alexander García Düttmann is a philosopher of art and aesthetics, with a background in critical political thought. He is a Professor of Aesthetics at the Universität der Künste Berlin and a Visiting Lecturer at the Royal College of Art in London. He is the author of Derrida and I: The Problem of Deconstruction (2008),
Participation: Awareness of Semblance (2011), and What Does Art Know? For
an Aesthetic of Resistance (2015), and the editor of Théorie et pratique, Derrida's
1975-76 seminar on Marx.

CISSC HAPPENING
Co-sponsored by Centre for Interdisciplinary Studies in Society and Culture


Back to top

© Concordia University