Workshop with Mladen Dolar

24-25 September 2011. Workshop with Mladen Dolar on Literature and Modernity, English Department, University of Zurich. Mladen Dolar, eminent cultural theorist, philosopher and expert in psychoanalytical theory is Senior Research Fellow at the Department of Philosophy at the University of Ljubljana, Slovenia. He is the author of a number of books, including (with Slavoj Zizek) Opera’s Second Death and more recently the highly discussed A Voice and Nothing More. In his workshop at the English Department Dr. Dolar will take a look at modern literature’s paradoxical task of putting experiences into words which escape language. Contact: j.binotto@es.uzh.ch. For more information visit: http://www.es.uzh.ch/teaching/PhD/phdlit.html