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The Courage to Be: Danfung Dennis

Clara Gallagher and Milan Miller, HAC student fellows, reflect on Danfung Dennis' visit for our spring 2016 "Courage to Be" dinner/speaker series.

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Posted on 9 June 2016 | 2:57 pm

Amor Mundi 05/22/16

In this week's Amor Mundi, we take a look at the persistence of non-facts in an article by Daniel Egber for Five Thirty Eight, take a peek at the relatively unknown, but important Oulipo movement, consider a Digital Humanities and more...

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Posted on 22 May 2016 | 8:00 pm

Thinking in and through “Emergency”

Among its accomplishments, Eichmann in Jerusalem reflects on the close relation between language and thinking, especially in moments of emergency.

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Posted on 28 February 2016 | 8:00 pm

On the Possibility of an Arendtian Nuclear Theory

N.A.C. Taylor observes that if we are to have an Arendtian nuclear theory, we must now construct it ourselves.

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Posted on 31 January 2016 | 8:00 pm

Home, Homelessness, and The Human Condition

Arendt’s "The Human Condition" forces us to ask the question: What does it means to be at home in the world?

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Posted on 27 December 2015 | 8:00 pm