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Feb. 20: Lecture, Jacques Rancière

The Department of French is co-sponsoring a visit by the renowned cultural theorist Jacques Ranci√®re. On¬†February 20th, he will be giving a public lecture entitled¬†“Shifting Borders: Art, Politics and Ethics Today‚ÄĚ (5 p.m., 315 Wheeler Hall). He will also be offering two seminars on ‚ÄúPolitics of Fiction‚ÄĚ and ‚ÄúIdentifying an Event.‚ÄĚ These events are¬†restricted to graduate students and faculty, and¬†unfortunately, space is no longer available.

More information, including an abstract of Ranci√®re’s talk, available at:¬†¬†http://rhetoric.berkeley.edu/event/2017-11-27/rhetoric-spring-colloquium-jacques-ranciere-shifting-borders-art-politics-and-ethics-today