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MEN: Notes from an Ongoing Investigation, with Laura Kipnis & J. Jack Halberstam

Monday, December 1, 2014     6:00 pm

Please join us for a conversation with Laura Kipnis and J. Jack Halberstam on Kipnis’ new book, Men: Notes from an Ongoing Investigation.   It’s no secret that men often behave in intemperate ways, but in recent years we’ve witnessed so many spectacular public displays of male excess—disgraced politicians, erotically desperate professors, fallen sports icons—that we’re left to wonder…

The New York Institute for the Humanities at NYU
20 Cooper Square, 5th Floor, New York, NY 10003 United States
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H.G. Adler’s “The Wall”: A Conversation with Peter Filkins, George Prochnik, and Eric Banks

Monday, December 8, 2014     6:30 pm

One of only a few death camp survivors to fictionalize his experiences, the Prague-born H. G. Adler is a strong missing link between Kafka and Sebald in German literature. The New Yorker called Adler’s first two novels Panorama and The Journey “modernist masterpieces” and the New York Times Book Review compared his work to Joyce,…

Deutsches Haus at NYU
42 Washington Mews, off University Pl., New York, NY 10003 United States
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