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  • Beyond Utopia? Art, Theory, and the Coming of "Spring"

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    A Conference on aesthetics, politics, and new revolutionary movements presented by the Unit for Criticism and Interpretive Theory (UCIT). The seminar will be held April 26 & 27 at the I Hotel & Conference Center. 

    Beyond Utopia" is a faculty and graduate seminar organized by the UCIT and teh Illinois Program for Research in the Humanities (IPRH). The seminar features three keynote speakers:

    • Bonnie Honigh "After Utopia: Genre, Tragedy, and Melodrama in Germany in Autumn"
    • Eyal Weizman "The Morning After"
    • Saba Mahmood "Secularism, Sexuality, and the Right to Religious Difference"

    A complete list of speakers and a more detailed schedule are available through the seminar's website