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Guest lecture: Elisabeth Bronfen (U of Zürich): Sentimentality: Outbreak Narratives and the American Cultural Imaginary

Nov 26
26. November 2020 18:00 - 20:00
via zoom - Please register via email to: project-sentimental@fau.de

The Global Sentimentality Project
Lecture Series No. 1 (Winter 2020/2021)

This Evening:
26 Nov. 2020 Elisabeth Bronfen (U of Zürich)
Pandemic Sentimentality: Outbreak Narratives and the American Cultural Imaginary

Upcoming Events
10 Dec. 2020 Simon Strick (FU Berlin)
Sentimental Fascists? The Affective Collectives of Digital Neofascism
7 Jan. 2021 Danai Mupotsa (U of the Witwatersrand)
The Agreement
21 Jan. 2021 Marc Matten (FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg)
Strong Leaders, Strong Nation? Notions of Nostalgia in the Political Culture of Modern China
4 Feb. 2021 Annika McPherson (Augsburg U)
Nostalgia, Sentimentality, and the Melodramatic Mode: Conceptualizing Netflix in/and the Global South

Events in the past:

12 Nov. 2020 Mark Kelley (Florida International U)
Alone, Together: Feeling Through 19th-Century Sailors in Eras of Global Isolation
19 Nov. 2020 Elisabeth Anker (George Washington U)
Ugly Freedoms: Disappointment, Despair, and Political Agency