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Saturday, February 25, 2017

The World in and out of Sync: Looking back at the long 18th century: part of Syncing... Subject, Media, Society Conference

Lecture | February 25 | 1:30-2:50 p.m. | 370 Dwinelle Hall

 Helge Jordheim, University of Oslo, University of Trondheim

 Department of German

Taking his cue from present discussions on synchronization, non-synchronicity, and "desynchronized societies" (Rosa), Jordheim will look back at 18th century practices for dealing with multiple times, both in writing and through visual media, in order to explore how diagrams, concepts and narratives work to bring times and temporalities together and/or to keep them apart. .

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