Mental Leaps: On Some Basics of Western Culture, and the Impact of New Technologies and Media on our Bodies

Friday, October 25, 2013

The German Department presents Klaus Theweleit, Max Kade Distinguished Visiting Professor.
Author of "Male Fantasies", "Objectchoice. All You Need Is Love", "Buch der Könige (3 Bde.) 1. Orpheus and Eurydice, 2x: Orpheus am Machtpol, 2y: Recording Angels' Mysteries; and many other books and essays on Pocahontas-Komplex (3 Bde), on Filmmakers Claude Lanzmann, Jean-Luc Godard, Hitchcock, Pasolini, on Andy Warhol, Jimi Hendrix, Bob Dylan, on the Wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, on male ways of "giving birth" to the earth and themselves by violence.

2:30 p.m.