BRIAN MASSUMI – The Piety of the Personal and the Personality of Power – UNC-Chapel Hill (MARCH 22)

BRIAN MASSUMI – The Piety of the Personal and the Personality of Power

UNC-Chapel Hill, March 22, 2017 – 4pm – Toy Lounge, Dey Hall 

Brian Massumi’s talk will address the “post-truth” regime associated with the Trump phenomenon, avoiding traditional theories of identification and ideology in favor of an affect-based approach involving an alternative theory of the person.

Organizer: The Anthropocene Research Group | Department of Romance Studies, UNC Chapel Hill

Sponsors: 
The Department of Romance Studies, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Franklin Humanities Institute, Duke University

More info: http://anthropocene.web.unc.edu/