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Force in Progress: Lacan, Boys Don't Cry, Melancholia

Force in Progress: Lacan, Boys Don't Cry, Melancholia
Innis Town Hall, Innis College, 2 Sussex Avenue
Time: Apr 4th, 6:30 pm End: Apr 4th, 8:00 pm
Interest Categories: Women/Gender, Sexual Diversity, Psychology, French (FAS), English (FAS), Drama, Theatre, Performance Studies (FAS), Critical Theory, Comparative Literature (FAS), Cinema, Arts, Culture and Media (UTSC), Art (FAS), Architecture, Landscape, Design
Lecture by Leo Bersani, UC-Berkeley

The Jackman Humanities Institute is pleased to present a special lecture:

Leo Bersani

Force in Progress
Lacan, Boys Don't Cry, Melancholia

Leo Bersani is a literary theorist and Professor of French (emeritus) at the University of California-Berkeley whose work considers art, literature, film, and psychoanalysis. His books include The Culture of Redemption, Homos, Intimacies (co-authored with Adam Phillips), and "Is the Rectum a Grave" and Other Essays. His most recent book is Thoughts and Things (Chicago, 2015).

This event is free and open to all. Registration is not required.  For further information, please contact the Jackman Humanities Institute at (416) 978-7415 or humanities@utoronto.ca.

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