Center for Theory of Culture and Society

Activities of the ZTMK

The schedules for previous terms can be found in the archive.

04.12.2017 - Guest lecture

Rethinking Jean Paul Sartre and the Arab World

Yoav di Capua (University of Texas at Austin)
18-20 Uhr, ZHG 001 (Platz der Göttinger Sieben 5)

Organization: Jens Hanssen (Middle Eastern and Mediterranean History, University of Toronto Mississauga)

09.11.2017 - Featured Thinker Day

Workshop with Prof. Dr. Stephen Greenblatt

Stephen Greenblatt (John Cogan University Professor of the Humanities, Harvard University)

Organization: Stefan Haas (Seminar für Mittlere und Neuere Geschichte, Universität Göttingen); Rüdiger Brandis (Center for Theory of Culture and Society, Universität Göttingen)

Place: Alfred-Hessel-Saal (Historical Building of Göttingen State and University Library, 1. Floor), Papendiek 14, 37073 Göttingen
Time: 1pm - 6pm


13:15 = Introduction

13:30-15:00 = New Historicism Newly considered

15:00-16:00 = Renaissance and Modernity

16:00-16:30 = Coffee Break

16:30-17:30 = New Worlds

17:30-18:00 = Final Discussion

18:00-19:00 = Champagne Reception

The complete schedule can be downloaded here.