CRITICAL THEORY AND THE ARTS — SPRING, 2018

FRANCES FOX PIVEN, sociologist and activist, on contemporary questions of political organizing

YVE LARIS COHEN, visual artist, dancer, choreographer

GINI ALHADEFF, writer and translator, on Fleur Jaeggy, “I Am the Brother of XX”

AMANDA SCHMITT, curator

CASEY NELSON BLAKE, Columbia University historian and founder of the Center for American Studies, on Lewis Mumford and Modernism

KRISTEN SOLLEE, writer and cultural critic

RIKA BURNHAM, Frick Museum, on interpretation in the visual arts

MARY ANN CAWS, chair of Comparative Literature, CUNY, prolific writer, historian and critic, in discussion

BARBARA WILL, Dean of the Faculty, Dartmouth University, leads the yearly CTA/Dartmouth Summer Conference