Event Date: 28 March 2011
Clattern Lecture Theatre, Main Building
Penrhyn Road campus, Kingston University
The Centre for Research in Modern European Philosophy
Giorgio Agamben is Visiting Professor, Philosophy, University of Paris 8, and is the author of many books including Language and Death: The Place of Negativity (University of Minnesota Press, 1991), Stanzas: Word and Phantasm in Western Culture (University of Minnesota Press, 1993), Infancy and History: The Destruction of Experience (Verso, 1993), Idea of Prose (State University of New York Press, 1995), The Coming Community (University of Minnesota Press, 1993), Homo Sacer: Sovereign Power and Bare Life (Stanford University Press, 1998), The Man without Content (Stanford University Press, 1999), The End of the Poem: Studies in Poetics (Stanford University Press, 1999), Remnants of Auschwitz: The Witness and the Archive (Zone Books, 1999), Potentialities: Collected Essays in Philosophy (Stanford University Press, 1999), and Profanations (Zone Books, 2007).