Tears in the Fabric of the Past: New Theories of Narrative and History

Thursday, Oct 30, 2014 | 4:00 pm | Maude Fife Room, 315 Wheeler

A conversation with Avenali Chair in the Humanities Eelco Runia about new ways of thinking, theorizing, and writing about the past, history, time, rupture, presence, and narrative, featuring: Hayden White (UC Santa Cruz, emeritus), Martin Jay (UC Berkeley), Carol Gluck (Columbia), Harry Harootunian (Columbia), and Ethan Kleinberg (Wesleyan).

Eelco Runia will be in residence October 27 – November 21, 2014 and will offer an Avenali Lecture titled The Theory of the Accomplished Fact on November 17, 2014 and a graduate seminartitled “Revolution: From the Fictitious to the Real.”

  • When: Thursday, Oct 30, 2014 | 4:00 pm
  • Where: Maude Fife Room, 315 Wheeler (Berkeley, CA)
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: townsendcenter.berkeley.edu