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Panel Discussion on Aloni’s 'What Does a Jew Want?': On Binationalism and Other Specters

General Programming

dateOctober 11, 2011 timeTuesday, 7:00pm EDT location Miller Theatre, Columbia University
  • School of the Arts
  • Free and open to the public
  • No registration necessary
  • First come, first seated
Event info and winged statue

This panel discussion is part of the series, "Theory-Art-Action: On Binationalism and Other Specters," co-sponsored by the School of the Arts and the Heyman Center for the Humanities.

The topic for tonight's event will be Udi Aloni's newly published book, What Does a Jew Want?: On Binationalism and Other Specters (CU Press, 2011). The panel includes Udi Aloni, Alain Badiou, Slavoj Žižek, and Alisa Solomon; the moderator will be James Schamus.

  • Speaker Udi Aloni Filmmaker
  • Speaker Alain Badiou Rene Descartes Chair European Graduate School
  • Speaker Slavoj Žižek Cultural Critic and Professor of Philosophy and Psychoanalysis The European Graduate School
  • Moderator James Schamus Professor of Professional Practice, Film Division, School of the Arts Columbia University