Monday, 17 March 2014

Reading Benjamin: Derrida's 'Force of Law', Wednesday, 26 March

The last meeting of Quilting Points before the spring break  will be Wednesday, the 26th of March, 3.30pm-5pm at LHRI (Leeds Humanities Research Institute, 29-31 Clarendon Place) Seminar Room 1. 

We will be reading: 
1. Walter Benjamin's Critique of Violence 
2. Jacques Derrida's 'Force of Law' [bilingual version]
Carla Douglas (English) will be introducing the text.

Soft drinks and nibbles provided. 

Monday, 10 March 2014

Reading Benjamin with Zizek: Wed 12 March


The next meeting of Quilting Points will be Wednesday, the 12th of March, 3.30pm-5pm at LHRI (Leeds Humanities Research Institute, 29-31 Clarendon Place) Seminar Room 1. 

We will be reading: 

1. Walter Benjamin's Critique of Violence 
2. Slavoj Zizek's 'Robespierre or the "Divine Violence " of Terror
online version here: http://www.lacan.com/zizrobes.htm


Soft drinks and nibbles provided. 

See you all there, 

The Quilting Team