Biopolitics, Society and Performance (31 Oct-2 Nov) Trinity College Dublin

full name / name of organization: 
Stephen Wilmer Trinity College Dublin
contact email: 
swilmer@tcd.ie

Keynote speakers include Giorgio Agamben, Rosi Braidotti, Oron Catts, Thomas Lemke, and Kira O'Reilly.

This conference invites you to reconsider the notion of biopolitics and its recent transformations in theory and the contemporary world. Conference participants are invited to discuss a variety of topics from a wide range of academic disciplines that address the issues of biopolitics, and/or analyse such art practices. Keynote speakers who have already confirmed their participation include Giorgio Agamben, Rosi Braidotti, Oron Catts, Thomas Lemke, and Kira O'Reilly. See our website at http://biopoliticstcd.wordpress.com/

cfp categories: 
cultural_studies_and_historical_approaches
interdisciplinary
international_conferences
modernist studies
science_and_culture
theatre
theory
twentieth_century_and_beyond