Narrative as Trauma and Resilience: Charles Scott’s Living with Indifference
Apr 01, 2011
from 4:45 PM to 6:00 PM
|Where||Pasquerilla Spiritual Center|
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David Farrell Krell, DePaul University
David Farrell Krell is Professor of Philosophy at DePaul University in Chicago. He is also currently a guest professor at the Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg. He has written eleven scholarly books, translated six volumes of philosophy, and published three novels and a number of short stories. Among his scholarly books are The Tragic Absolute: German Idealism and the Languishing of God (Indiana University Press, 2005); The Purest of Bastards: Works of Mourning, Art, and Affirmation in the Thought of Jacques Derrida (Penn State Press, 2000); Contagion: Sexuality, Disease, and Death in German Idealism and Romanticism(Indiana, 1998); and The Good European: Nietzsche’s Work Sites in Word and Image, with Donald L. Bates (University of Chicago Press, 1997). His most recent book is an annotated translation of Hölderlin’s mourning-play, The Death of Empedocles (SUNY, 2008).