Seminar NYU

 
12.10.2012

Speculative Philosophy

Speculative Poetics in New York
16:00New York University, Room 22219 University Place10003 New York City
Ausschnitt A seminar with Speculative Poetics hosted by Poetics and Theory: Armen Avanessian and Anke Hennig (Freie Universität Berlin) Philosophy thinks as literature, literature posits theories, and language is itself a form of knowledge: speculative language (Derrida), ontological poetics (Podoroga), and literary expertise (Erb) are all immanently connected. This connection can only bear fruit through a collaboration of writers, literary theorists, and practitioners of speculative... Mehr
 
28.9.2012

Speculative Poetics

in New York
16:00New York University, Great Room19 University Place10003 New York City
Ausschnitt A seminar with Speculative Poetics hosted by Poetics and Theory: Armen Avanessian and Anke Hennig (Freie Universität Berlin) Literature is neither solely style nor sign; rather, it is knowledge of the world. Thus, poetics can be speculative when its philosophical reflections consider the poietic function of language. Language and literature are part of the world and contribute in turn to our understanding of it. The relationships between objects do not differ from those between cognitive... Mehr