History Department
History Department

IHS Workshop: "Neither Instrumental Rationality nor Political Theology: Hans Blumenberg on Spinoza, Self-Preservation, and the ‘Modern Age’" by Tracie Matysik, UT Austin

Mon, May 5, 2014 | GAR 4.100

12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Tracie M. Matysik, IHS Fellow and Associate Professor of History, is the author of Reforming the Moral Subject: Ethics and Sexuality in Central Europe, 1890-1930 (Cornell University Press, 2008) and is currently working on a book manuscript entitled "Spinoza Matters: Pantheism, Materialism, and Alternative Enlightenment Legacies in Nineteenth-Century Europe." Her research interests focus on modern European intellectual history and the evolution of secularism as a social movement. 

Professor Matysik’s faculty web page:

Benjamin Claude Brower, IHS Fellow and Associate Professor of History, UT Austin

Free and open to the public. RSVP required. To RSVP and receive a copy of the pre-circulated please email Courtney Meador by 9 a.m., Friday, May 2.

Sponsored by: Institute for Historical Studies in the Department of History; Center for European Studies

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