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Open Lecture with Donna Haraway and Scott Gilbert

AURA has invited Donna Haraway (UCSC) and Scott Gilbert (Swarthmore) to come and give an Open Lecture on October 30, 2014. Their research adresses core Anthropocene dilemmas.

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Thursday 30 October 2014,  at 10:00 - 17:00


Building 1441, room 012



Professor Emerita in the History of Consciousness Program at UCSC Donna Haraway and Howard A. Schneiderman Professor of Biology at Swarthmore Scott Gilbert will be giving an Open Lecture on the groundbreaking research made possible by crossing boundaries between arts/humanities and the natural sciences.

Program for the Open Lecture:

10.00-10.15     Anna Tsing, Welcome

10.15-11.10     Presentation by Scott Gilbert: "Holobiont by Birth: Childbirth as the Maintenance of Community."

11.10-11.15     Comments by Donna Haraway

11.15-12.00     Discussion

12.00-13.30     Lunch break (Stakladen for the invited guests)

13.30-13.45     Anna Tsing, Introduction to Donna Haraway

13.45-14.40     Presentation by Donna Haraway: ”Anthropocene, Capitalocene, Chthulucene: Making String Figures with Biologies and Arts”.

14.40-14.45     Comments by Scott Gilbert

14.45-15.30     Discussion

15.30-17.00     Reception

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All interested are welcome to attend the event.