Freud After Derrida Conference 2010

FREUD AFTER DERRIDA

Oct. 6-9, 2010

The University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS:

David Farrell Krell, Alberto Pérez-Gómez, Samuel Weber, David Wills, Sarah Wood

The conference engages Freud’s work as it continues to inform and provoke research and discussion across the disciplines (e.g., architecture, film, history, literature, philosophy, religion, science), and particularly, as it opens through and “after Derrida.” Topics to be considered include: psychoanalysis and the literary text, temporality, space, technics, responsibility, animality, embodiment, memory, dream, writing, the uncanny, life, death, desire, repetition, law, sovereignty, sexuality, silence, mourning, testimony, the unconscious, repression, identity, family.

The conference website and registration is now available and can be found here: http://www.umanitoba.ca/publications/mosaic/events/freud/. We encourage those interested in attending to take advantage of the early registration price.

Any questions related to the conference should be directed to Kate Cove or Alyson Brickey, for Dr. Dawne McCance, at mosaconf@cc.umanitoba.ca.