Announcing the LGS graduate seminar programme for Spring Term 2012-13. For all students of the LGS. Also open to CRMEP students. Seminars will take place in the John Gallsworthy Building on the Penrhyn Road Campus, Room JG3015, from 4-6pm.
5th February – Samuel Weber, Walter Benjamin, The Origin of German Tragic Drama, trans. John Osborne (Verso, 1998)
12th February – Martin McQuillan, Jacques Derrida, ‘Spectographies’, in Ecographies of Television (polity, 2002)
19th February – Martin McQuillan and Simon Morgan Wortham, Jacques Derrida, ‘Psychoanalysis Searches the States of its Soul’, in Without Alibi, ed. and trans. Peggy Kamuf (Stanford University Press, 2002)
26th February – Simon Morgan Wortham, J-F. Lyotard, ‘The Sublime and the Avant-Garde’ in The Lyotard Reader, ed. Andrew Benjamin (Blackwell, 1992)
5th March – John Mullarkey, Jacques Derrida, The Animal that Therefore I Am, ed. Marie-Louise Mallet, trans. David Wills (Fordham University Press, 2008)
12th March – Samuel Weber, Jacques Derrida, The Other Heading: Reflections on Today’s Europe, trans. Pascale-Anne Brault and Michael Naas (Indiana University Press, 1992)
19th March – Hager Weslati, Alexandre Kojeve, ‘Origin and Evolution of Right’, in Outline of a Phenomenology of Right, ed. Bryan-Paul Frost, trans. Robert Howse (Rowman and Littlefield, 2007) in conjunction with a screening of Hell in the Pacific, dir. John Boorman (1968)