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Ben Franklin and WikiLeaks

Ben Franklin and WikiLeaks
Munk School of Global Affairs, Room 208N
Time: Dec 2nd, 2:00 pm End: Dec 2nd, 4:00 pm
Interest Categories: United States Studies, Science/Technology, Political Science, Information, Faculty of, History (FAS), History & Philosophy of Science & Technology (FAS), Historical Studies (UTM), English and Drama (UTM), English (UTSC), English (FAS), Drama, Theatre, Performance Studies (FAS), Critical Theory, Communications, Communication, Culture, Information and Technology (UTM), Book History/Print Culture, 2000-, 1950-2000, 1900-1950, 1800-1900
Lecture by Russ Castronovo, University of Wisconsin-Madison

The Centre for the Study of the United States and the Department of English are pleased to present:

Russ Castronovo
Ben Franklin and WikiLeaks

Russ Castronovo is the Dorothy Draheim Professor of English and American Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. His most recent publications include: Beautiful Democracy: Aesthetics and Anarchy in a Global Era; States of Emergency: The Object of American Studies, co-edited with Susan Gillman; Materializing Democracy: Toward a Revitalized Cultural Politics, co-edited with Dana Nelson; Necro Citizenship: Death, Eroticism, and the Public Sphere in the Nineteenth-Century United States; and Aesthetics and the End(s) of American Cultural Studies: Special Issue of American Literature, co-edited with Chris Castiglia. He is completing a book entitled, Propaganda 1776. Castronovo received his Ph.D. from the University of California, Santa Cruz.

This event is free and open to the public. Registration is required. To register for this event, click HERE.

For further information, please contact the Munk School of Global Affairs at (416) 946-8972

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