TRUTH TELLING, 2018 Conference

Online registration for the conference is closed. Please register on site on Friday or Saturday.

Visiting New Haven: https://www.visitnewhaven.com/ ; transportation: https://www.visitnewhaven.com/visitor-info/transportation

77th Annual Meeting

Seven talks, one conversation


Whitney Humanities Center, Yale University, 53 Wall Street, September 21-22, 2018

Conference Theory Text:

Michel Foucault, from On the Government of the Living  [available to conference registrants via email]


Truth Telling
 

Friday, Sept. 21

1:00
Welcome
Conference Chair: R. John Williams, Yale University

1:15
Whistleblowing
Zahid R. Chaudhary, Princeton University

3:00
Et Tu
Jennifer Doyle, University of California, Riverside

4:30
Coffee

4:45
A Poetics of the Document
Saidiya Hartman, Columbia University

6:15
Reception
 

Saturday, Sept. 22

9:00
Coffee

9:30
A Few Lies
David Kurnick, Rutgers University

11:00
The Conversation
Michel Foucault, from On the Government of the Living

12:15
Lunch

1:15
How Thoughts Go
Joanna Picciotto, University of California, Berkeley

2:45
Truth-Telling: The Self and Others  [cancelled]
Judith Revel, Université Paris Nanterre

3:00
Coffee

4:30
Parrhesia and the Dangers of Racism
George Yancy, Emory University

6:00
Reception