A Talk by Dr. Mikko Tuhkanen of Texas A&M University
Thu, February 28, 2013 • 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM • Burdine Hall 337 Conference Room
Leo Bersani and Diasporic Modernity
Leo Bersani and Diasporic Modernity: A thought experiment
Can we approach Leo Bersani as a theorist of diaspora? We will tackle the question by reading Bersani’s work through his engagement with Jean Laplanche’s psychoanalysis and Walter Benjamin’s messianic philosophy.