"Reflections on the Afterlives of 1969" Conference

Wednesday, August 14th, 4-6pm in B03 Moore Hall Barrymore Anthony Bogues (Brown University)

  "From Black Radical Tradition to Black Critique: Critical Thought in Our Troubled Times".


Thursday, August 15th


Ronald Judy (University of Pittsburgh)

"Defaillance de Modernite and the Black Study of Humanism: From Algeria to San Francisco Bypassing the Moon"

Winfried Fluck (JFK Institute, Free University, Berlin) The Transnational Sixties: A Comparison of the Sixties in the U.S. and in Europe."



Michael Denning (Yale University)

"Everyone a Legislator: Gramsci and the Politics of Organising"


12:30-2:30pm Lunch



Alan Nadel (University of Kentucky)

"Death and Taxes: Paying Vietnam's Debt"

Fiorenzo Juliano (University of Cagliara) "From Workerism to  Multitude: Genealogy of a Misconception"



Jana Schmidt (Bard College)

"Pluralism in Thinking: Hannah Arendt and the 'Anti-Political'

Laura Bieger (University of Groningen)

"The Practice of Literary Engagement (Sartre, Wright, Bourriaud)"


All lectures on August 15, 2019 will be held in 041 Haldeman


Free and open to the public