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“The Philosophical and the Poetic: The Knowledge of Happiness and the Knowledge of Suffering”

A Lecture by Irad Kimhi (Committee on Social Thought, University of Chicago) in the Theory Center series on Poetic Thinking

Friday, March 1, 2013, 3:00pm

Sassafras Room, IMU

Irad Kimhi (Committee on Social Thought, University of Chicago)
“The Philosophical and the Poetic: The Knowledge of Happiness and the Knowledge of Suffering”

A Lecture in the Theory Center series on Poetic Thinking

Friday, March 1st, 3:00pm
Sassafras Room, IMU

Irad Kimhi teaches in the Committee on Social Thought at the University of Chicago. Working mainly in the tradition of analytic philosophy, he also engages, in original and provocative ways, with the tradition of continental philosophy, psychoanalysis, and literary criticism. His book Thinking and Being: A Two-Way Capacity is forthcoming from Harvard University Press.