The Cry of the Burro: A New Mimesis

Tuesday, April 17, 2018
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
AUC New Cairo, Nadia Niazi Room,Library 3rd Floor
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Lecture/Panel
Department
Department of Sociology, Egyptology & Anthropology

A lecture by Professor Michael Taussig, whose work combines philosophy with literary criticism and story telling. Taussig is the author of several books including My Cocaine Museum, The Devil and Commodity Fetishism and Shamanism, Colonialism and the Wild Man: A Study in Terror and Healing. He is currently a professor of anthropology at Columbia University. 

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