The Psychoanalysis and Sexuality Studies Research Cluster presents:
Kalpana Rahita Seshadri, English, Boston College
No Exit? Lacan and Agamben on Law and Language
THURSDAY, June 4 / 4 PM / Humanities 210
Kalpana Rahita Seshadri is Associate Professor of English at Boston College, specializing in post-colonial theory, Anglophone literatures, and critical theory, with an emphasis in psychoanalysis and Marxism. She is the author of Desiring Whiteness: A Lacanian Analysis of Race (Routledge, 2000). She has also co-edited a collection of essays, The Pre-Occupation of Post-Colonial Studies (Duke, 2000), and published articles on the intersection of psychoanalysis, race theory, and postcolonial theory. She is currently writing a book on postcolonial ethics, death, and alterity, tentatively titled The Other Difference.
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