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The Geneology of Shaw: Nietzschean Philosophy and the Shavian Play of Ideas

The Geneology of Shaw: Nietzschean Philosophy and the Shavian Play of Ideas
214 College St. 3rd Floor
Time: Mar 1st, 4:15 pm End: Mar 1st, 5:00 pm
Interest Categories: Philosophy (UTSC), Philosophy (UTM), Philosophy (FAS), English and Drama (UTM), English (UTSC), English (FAS), Drama, Theatre, Performance Studies (FAS), Critical Theory, 1950-2000, 1900-1950, 1800-1900
Lecture by David Kornhaber, University of Texas at Austin

The Centre for Drama, Theatre and Performance Studies and Modern Drama are pleased to present:

David Kornhaber, Assistant Professor of English and Comparative Literature, University of Texas at Austin

The Geneology of Shaw: Nietzschean Philosophy and the Shavian Play of Ideas

 

Professor Kornhaber received his Ph.D. in 2009 from Columbia University and his A.B., summa cum laude, from Harvard College in 2002. He has served as Assistant Editor of Theatre Survey, as a contributor to the theatre sections of The Village Voice and The New York Times, and as an Affiliated Writer at American Theatre.  He is currently at work on a manuscript entitled The Birth of Theatre from the Spirit of Philosophy: Friedrich Nietzsche and the Development of the Modern Drama.

This event is free and open to the public.  For further information, please contact the Centre for Drama, Theatre and Performance Studies at (416) 978-7980.


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