In collaboration with UBC Extended Learning, Dr. Florian Gassner will give a six-part lecture series from Jan 30–Mar 6, 2018.
Lecture Series: Six Theories that Shaped the Modern World Lecture Series
Week One: Civilization
Text: Sigmund Freud – Civilization and its Discontents (1930)
Week Two: History
Text: Hayden White – Metahistory (1973)
Week Three: Knowledge
Text: Michel Foucault – The History of Sexuality (1976)
Week Four: Colonialism
Edward Said – Orientalism (1978)
Week Five: Gender and Identity
Judith Butler – Gender Trouble (1990)
Week Six: Antisemitism and Anti-modernism
Author? – The Protocols of the Elders of Zion (1910s)
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