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October 2014

The Man Between: Michael Henry Heim & the Humanities

October 17, 2014 @ 12:30 pm - 5:00 pm
University Club, University of Louisville
Louisville, KY United States
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Reading texts from other cultures, languages, and time periods will help us gain new perspectives on the world: this is perhaps the single most commonly proffered defense of the humanities. (“Reading a book from another region of the world might help you think about the meaning of democracy,” posits the home page of the Stanford Humanities Center.) And the question of how such works enter our language – the political and cultural structures that dictate the terms of their transmission…

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