"Black Sirens' Song, or Listening for the Sirens after the Catastrophe"

Thursday, December 17, 2020 - 2:00pm to 3:15pm

Online


Speaker(s): 
Jessica Ruffin - PhD student in Film & Media/Critical Theory at Berkeley

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Engaging Black feminist thought and Schopenhauer's ethics, this paper reimagines Adorno's and Horkheimer's interpretation of Odysseus' encounter with the Sirens in order to propose an anti-racist figure of ethical receptivity.

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Thursday, December 17, 2020 - 2:00pm to 3:15pm
Sponsor
German Studies
Event Co-Sponsors
Franklin Humanities Institute (FHI)