Spend a day with us exploring the rich and ambivalent role of Jewishness and of the spectral in the thought and writings of Jacques Derrida.
9:30-9:50 a.m. Coffee
9:50-10:00 a.m. Introduction by Jonathan Boyarin
10:00-12:00 a.m. Chair Paul Fleming
Martin Land (Jerusalem) and Jonathan Boyarin "Commentary on Derrida’s Specters for Two Hands."
Sarah Hammershlag (Chicago) "Between the Jew and Writing"
12:00-1:00 p.m. Lunch
1:00-3:00 p.m. Chair Cathy Caruth
Michael Levine (Rutgers) "Speaking in Starts: Freud’s Moses and Archive Fever."