“Resistance and Repetition: Hegel and Freud”


Next Wednesday (5/6) Dr. Rebecca Comay will be leading a workshop on her recent piece "Resistance and Repetition: Hegel and Freud" (attached!). The workshop will take place from 12 pm – 1:30 pm in Voorhies 228 (DHI Conference Room). Please feel free to stop by for all or part of the discussion.

Dr. Comay is a Director of the Program in Literary Studies at the University of Toronto as well as a Professor of Philosophy and Comparative Literature. She has authored Mourning Sickness: Hegel and the French Revolution (Stanford 2011) as well as edited Lost in the Archives (2002) and Endings: Questions of Memory in Hegel and Heidegger (coeditor with John McCumber 1999). Her engaging scholarship reflects her interests include 19th-century German philosophy, political theology, psychoanalysis, contemporary French philosophy, trauma and memory, iconoclasm and destruction of art, contemporary art and art criticism, and Proust.

More information about Rebecca Comay can be found here: https://utoronto.academia.edu/RebeccaComay

More information about our series can be found here: http://freudiansips.ucdavis.edu/

Please join us for this exciting event!

Best wishes,