ECT Seminar 2016: Philosophy, Art, Politics

ECT Seminar, winter and spring 2016 Philosophy, Art, Politics Winter Quarter 1. Jan. 7                      Introduction: Philosophy, Art, and Politics                                               Alain Badiou, “Art and Philosophy”;                                    Jacques Rancière, “The Paradoxes of Political Art”                 2. Jan. 14                    Plato                                     Plato,

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Alain Badiou on Cinema and Philosophy; Ideology

Alain Badiou on Cinema and Philosophy; Ideology The video of Alain Badiou’s talk on Dec. 1 at UCLA, “Concerning the Dominant Ideologies of the Contemporar World,” is available here. The video of Alain Badiou’s talk on Dec. 3 at UCLA,

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ECT 2015-16 Philosophy, Art, and Politics

ECT 2015-16      Philosophy, Art, and Politics The question of the relationship of art and politics dates at least from Plato’s famous critique of poetry and expulsion of the poets in the Republic, an act which seems to place philosophy, in

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Truth, Knowledge, the Ucs.

Please join us for a series of talks on “Truth, Knowledge, and the Unconscious” at UCLA and UC Irvine by Slavoj Žižek, Mladen Dolar, and Alenka Zupančič Thursday, April 9, 2015 @ UCLA Young research library Main conference room 11360

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Badiou Lecture — ROOM & TIME CHANGE

Alain Badiou’s lecture at UCLA today, Dec. 4, has been moved to  Young Research Library 11360  (the same room as last night) and the time has been shifted to 5:30PM. The title of the talk will be “How Can We

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3 Lectures by Alain Badiou 2014

The UCLA Program in Experimental Critical Theory and the Art Center College of Design present Three Lectures by Alain Badiou Dec. 2 “In Search of the Lost Real” (7:30PM, Art Center College of Design; at THE WIND TUNNEL 950 S.

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Call for Applications

Call for Applications 2014-15 Truth and Knowledge The UCLA Program in Experimental Critical Theory invites applications to its Winter and Spring 2015 core graduate seminar. Some of the most fundamental questions human beings have asked themselves involve the nature of

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Can Art and Politics Be Thought?

Can Art and Politics Be Thought?   Part 1: Saturday June 4, 1:00-6:00 (in the Billy Wilder Theater)  Joshua Clover, “Between Centuries: Distance and the Epic” (intro by Jason Smith)  Steve Goodman, The Martial Arts of Sonic Hauntology” (intro Robert

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Andy Hamilton at UCLA

Andy Hamilton at UCLA Andy Hamilton “The Aesthetics of Imperfection and the Art of Recording” September 27, 2011 4:00 pm Humanities 193 UCLA Andy Hamilton teaches in the Department of Philosophy at the University of Durham. His areas of research

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