Tuesday, 29 October 2013

Quilting Points: Reading Benjamin 6th of November

Quilting Points: Reading Benjamin will meet:
Wednesday 6th November, 3.30pm, The Alumni Room, School of English (House 10)

We shall be discussing two texts:
Benjamin's Theses on the Concept of History (especially Theses I - IX)

Giorgio Agamben's essay 'Walter Benjamin and the Demonic: Happiness and Historical Redemption'
[For a copy, please contact Stefan Skrimshire S.Skrimshire@leeds.ac.uk or quiltingpoints@gmail.com]

The discussion will be introduced by Catalin Taranu (School of History)

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