Institute of African Studies - Columbia University

The Trojan Horse and the Becoming Technical of the Human

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The Trojan Horse and the Becoming Technical of the Human
A lecture by Premesh Lalu, the director of the Center for Humanities Research at the University of the Western Cape.
Date: 
October 20, 2015 - 6:15pm
Location: 
Room 754 Schermerhorn Extension

Premesh Lalu is professor and director of the Centre for Humanities Research at the University of the Western Cape, South Africa. He is the author of The Deaths of Hintsa, and numerous essays on South African coloniality, as well as the literatures and politics of decolonization, the re-invention of the political, the human and the histories of media in the rethinking of the humanities and its archives.