Magic Circles & Epistemic Closures
Tue, April 23, 2013 • 2:00 PM • PAR 303
Jason Roberts, PhD student in Germanic Studies, speaks on the difficulties of analyzing “magic” in narrative. Using the figure of the Golem of Prague as a case study, he shows how religious hegemony and literary orientalism have left the term “magic” meaning everything and nothing.
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