Schedule & Readings

Introduction

June 14, 3:30-5:30, E255
Readings:

Robert F. Reid-Pharr, Archives of Flesh: African America, Spain, and Post-Humanist Critique (NYU Press, 2016), excerpt from chapter one.

Paul Kramer, “The Water Cure: Debating Torture and Counterinsurgency—a Century Ago,” The New Yorker, Feb. 25, 2008.

Activity: Reading exercise PowerPoint


Fall

Sept. 12, 3:30-5:30pm, E255 – “Meanings of War”

Session Leaders: David Hill, Shannon Proctor, & Stephen Clark

Readings:

Timothy Kudo, “How We Learned to Kill,” New York Times, Feb. 27, 2015.

Pete Kilner, “The Military Leader’s Role in Mitigating Moral Injury,” Thoughts of a Soldier-Ethicist blog, November 11, 2016. 

Alexander Moseley, “The Philosophy of War,” Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy. 


Oct. 17, 3:30-6pm, visiting speaker (Chris Hedges), E500


Nov. 14, 3:30-5:30pm, E255

Session Leaders: Chris Schmidt & Sarah Raymundo


Dec. 12, 3:30-5:30pm, E255

Session Leaders: Sarada Rauch & Dana Trusso

 


Mid-year Institute

Feb. 9, 10am-1pm

Session Leaders: LaRose Parris & Maria Hart

 


Spring

Mar. 13, 3:30-5:30pm, E255

Session Leaders: Tomoaki Imamichi & Robin Kietlinski


Apr. 10, 3:30-6pm, visiting speaker (Lisa Stampnitzky), E500


May 15, 3:30-5:30pm, E255

Session Leaders: Rebecca Tally,, Zena Cooper, & Colleen Eren


June 12, 3:30-5:30pm, E255