Absence in the Mirror: Beirut’s Urban Identity in the Aftermath of Civil War

20Feb2015 15:00 - 18:00

Event

Presentation by Judith Naeff in the Cities Seminar on Spectral Cities.

Semester 2 Spectral Cities Seminar Programme, 2015:

February 20: “Absence in the Mirror: Beirut’s Urban Identity in the Aftermath of Civil War”

Judith Naeff (University of Amsterdam)

Location: Belle van Zuylenzaal (University Library, Singel 425), Time: 3-6 pm

March 20: "Specters of Finance and the Haunted City"

Miriam Meissner (University of Amsterdam)

Location OMHP C1.23 (Oudemanhuispoort 4-6), Time: 3-6 pm

April 17: "Reading Rodinsky’s Room: Two Responses to Iain Sinclair and Rachel Lichtenstein’s London Ghost Story"

Dr. Kirsten Seale (University of Western Sydney) and Dr. Niall Martin(University of Amsterdam)

Location: OMHP E1.07 (Oudemanhuispoort 4-6), Time: 3-6 pm

May 22: "City, Apocalypse and Science-Fiction: Toward an Aesthetic of Ruins”

Dr. Alain Musset (Écoles des hautes études en sciences sociales, Paris)

Location: OMHP E1.07 (Oudemanhuispoort 4-6), Time: 3-6 pm

More information on the seminar, speakers, and sessions is available on the ASCA Cities Project website here.

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