February 6, 2009
“Hauntings: Memory, Patrimony, and the Contested Past,” a special lecture series focusing on the conceptualizations and practices of memory work, takes place in March and April at New York University’s King Juan Carlos I of Spain Center, 53 Washington Square South. The series is free and open to the public; for further information, the public may call 212.998.3650 or visit www.nyu.edu/kjc.
Speakers in the series are developing ways of exploring the historical and the political that take into account issues of sovereignty, inheritance, subjectivity, embodiment, and materiality in the Western hemisphere.
A schedule of lectures follows:
This series was coordinated by Thomas Abercrombie, director of NYU’s Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies (CLACS); and Jo Labanyi, director of the King Juan Carlos Center. It is co-sponsored by the NYU Humanities Initiative, CLACS, the Hemispheric Institute, and the King Juan Carlos Center.
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