Professor Gil Z. Hochberg of Columbia University
‘Thinking Theoretically: the Good, the Bad and the Ugly’
The talk will take place at 4:15pm in Gilman 17, on Wednesday, February 6th. Please note the change in room number from our usual space. Refreshments will be available, and the talk will be followed by a q&a. All are welcome!
Gil Hochberg is Ransford Professor of Hebrew and Comparative Literature, and Middle East Studies at Columbia University. She is the author of ‘In Spite of Partition: Jews, Arabs, and the Limits of Separatist Imagination’ (Princeton, 2007), and ‘Visual Occupations: Vision and Visibility in a Conflict Zone’ (Duke 2015). Her research bridges post-colonial theory, psychoanalysis, woman and gender studies, and the study of nationalisms. She is currently working on a book on art, archives, and the production of historical knowledge.