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"The Poetics of Extinction" CNY Humanities Corridor Mellon Distinguished Visiting Collaborator Public Lecture

"The Poetics of Extinction" CNY Humanities Corridor Mellon Distinguished Visiting Collaborator Public Lecture

March 09th

4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

123 Sims -

Syracuse University

Cary Wolfe - Bruce and Elizabeth Dunlevie Professor of English; Director of 3CT: Center for Critical and Cultural Theory, Rice University

 

Wolfe's talk explores the thickly textured nature of “extinction,” how art, science, and philosophy respond to the challenge of thinking extinction and our ethical responsibilities to other forms of life.

 

Co-Sponsors:
The Department of Communication and Rhetorical Studies in the College of Visual and Performing Arts; Syracuse University Humanities Center

 

The Central New York Humanities Corridor, generously supported by an award from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

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