Dialogue and Discourse

Boris Groys and Michael Taussig


Thursday, April 13, 2017
6:30 – 8 pm
Scheuer Auditorium

The Gertrude and David Fogelson Lecture

Boris Groys, Global Distinguished Professor of Russian and Slavic Studies, NYU and Michael Taussig, Class of 1933 Professor of Anthropology, Columbia University will discuss the relationship between critical theory, philosophy, anthropology, contemporary art and the work of Walter Benjamin. The conversation will be moderated by Jens Hoffmann, Director of Special Exhibitions and Public Programs, Jewish Museum, and curator of The Arcades: Contemporary Art and Walter Benjamin

Free with Pay-What-You-Wish Admission; RSVP Recommended

Passage Choiseul, Paris, France, c. 1910. Image provided by LL / Roger-Viollet / The Image Works


Boris Groys and Michael Taussig Lecture at the Jewish Museum

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