Thomas G. Schestag Lecture "Zuschreiben" Wednesday, Nov 12th @ 4:30pm EP205
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Thomas G. Schestag Lecture “Zuschreiben” Wednesday, Nov 12th @ 4:30pm EP205

Thomas G. Schestag (Brown University) will give a lecture in German entitled...

Florian Höllerer
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Florian Höllerer – Luncheon Presentation on October 21st

Florian Höllerer, the director of the prestigious Literarisches Colloquium in Berlin, will give a...

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Roundtable Discussion of Controversial Berlin Memorial Installation

In 1993 a series of eighty colorful signs were mounted on lampposts in the Bayerischen Viertel...

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  • Thomas G. Schestag Lecture “Zuschreiben” Wednesday, Nov 12th @ 4:30pm EP205 Thomas G. Schestag Lecture "Zuschreiben" Wednesday, Nov 12th @ 4:30pm EP205

    Thomas G. Schestag (Brown University) will give a lecture in German entitled “Zuschreiben” on Wednesday, November 12, 2015 at 4:30pm in East Pyne 205. The lecture will explore, “how to attribute, how not to attribute, a name to what we see? But what is there to see? Here: in a drawing attributed to Gentile Bellini.” […]

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  • Florian Höllerer – Luncheon Presentation on October 21st Florian Höllerer

    Florian Höllerer, the director of the prestigious Literarisches Colloquium in Berlin, will give a Lunchtime Presentation on Tuesday October 21 @ Noon in 207 East Pyne (lunch provided). Höllerer, a former graduate student in the German Department, will speak about the changing status of the German and European Literaturhaus as institution. He describes his presentation, […]

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  • Media+Modernity | Claus Pias | Friedrich Kittler and the “misuse of military equipment” | October 2, 2014 | 106 McCormick | 4:30pm MM

    When: THURSDAY, OCTOBER 2, 2014 @ 4:30PM Where: Princeton Department of Art & Archaeology, 106 McCormick Who: Claus Pias (Leuphana Universität Lüneburg) “Friedrich Kittler and the ‘misuse of military equipment': On the Situation of an expression 1964/1984/2014″ This paper will historicize Kittler’s media theory of the 1980s by means of its own media-historical conditions. In […]

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  • Roundtable Discussion of Controversial Berlin Memorial Installation splashberlin

    In 1993 a series of eighty colorful signs were mounted on lampposts in the Bayerischen Viertel [Bavarian Quarter] of Berlin’s Schoeneberg district. On one side of the signs there were simple iconic images and on the other side, printed in black and white, condensed versions of actual anti-Jewish Nazi rules and regulations passed between 1933 […]

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