2020 Program Sessions

045. Heidegger and the Human after Race: The Possibility of Black Thinking

1:45 PM–3:00 PM Jan 9, 2020 (US - Pacific)

WSCC - Skagit 5

Session Information


1: The Event of Black Thinking: Fred Moten’s Reading of Heidegger

Michael Eng, Appalachian State U

2: Denise Ferreira da Silva, Martin Heidegger, and the (Black Feminist) Thing; or, How Blackness Thinks

J. Kameron Carter, Indiana U, Bloomington

3: Bodies between the Thing and the Artwork: Lorna Simpson’s Landscape / Body Parts (1992) and the Reconfiguration of Racial Reproduction

Kimberly Lamm, Duke U

4: Improper Bodies

Calvin Warren, Emory U

Related Material: For related material, write to kimberly.lamm@gmail.com after 1 Dec.


Michael Eng, Appalachian State U