Department Colloquium: Shiben Banerji (School of the Art Institute of Chicago). "Occult Modernism: Episodes in Translation from Bombay and Chicago"
Reading occultism as a medium that translates and inscribes worlds, this talk opens a genealogy of contemporary global urbanism via early 20th century efforts at defining the city as an alternative to both empire and the nation-state.
Room 2028, University Hall, 601 S. Morgan Street
(Halsted/UIC Blue Line CTA stop, building near the corner of Harrison St & Morgan St)