ALBERTO MOREIRAS AT NYU: “Infrapolitics and the Question of Cynicism. The Work of Horacio Castellanos Moya”/FEB 24/ 4-6PM

As the 3rd speaker in the Comparative Literature/Latin American
Speaker Series, the Department of Comparative Literature is pleased to
present…
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Alberto Moreiras

“Infrapolitics and the Question of Cynicism.  The Work of Horacio
Castellanos Moya”

Monday – February 24

4-6:00

19 University Place, 1st floor Great Room

Alberto Moreiras is Professor and Head of Hispanic Studies at Texas
A&M University. He has been the Sixth Century Professor of Modern
Thought and Hispanic Studies at the University of Aberdeen, Scotland
and has taught and lectured in Brazil, Chile, Germany, Italy, and
Spain as well as at Duke and other major research universities in the
United States.  Professor Moreiras is a specialist in Latin-American
Literature and Culture, with ancillary interests in areas ranging from
Aesthetics to Political Philosophy.

Author
Crítica Latinoamericana
Crítica Latinoamericana

Crítica Latinoamericana es un colectivo de investigación e intervención críticas que crea espacios -reales, virtuales, imaginarios, sociales, comunitarios, textuales, etc.- para activar la reflexión acerca de los problemas de la cultura latinoamericana. Desde 2009 ha organizado actividades de muy diverso tipo: encuentros temáticos con invitados, grupos de discusión, entrevistas públicas, ciclos de cine, etc. En septiembre de 2012 lanzó su plataforma online, CríticaLatinoamericana.com.