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The Neighbor: Three Inquiries in Political Theology

A book discussion with authors: Slavoj Zizek, University of Ljubljana, Kenneth Reinhard, UCLA, and Eric Santner, University of Chicago. Discussant: Christopher Wild, UCLA

Thursday, March 15, 2007
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
306 Royce Hall
UCLA
Los Angeles, CA 90095

In The Neighbor, three of the most significant intellectuals working in psychoanalysis and critical theory collaborate to show how the problem of neighbor-love opens questions that are fundamental to ethical inquiry and that suggest a new theological configuration of political theory. Their three extended essays explore today's central historical problem: the persistence of the theological in the political.


Cost : free

JimRobbins
310-825-4060
www.international.ucla.edu/euro/events
jrobbins@international.ucla.edu

Sponsor(s): Center for European and Eurasian Studies, English, Center for Jewish Studies

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