Seats still available in FREN 3710: Women Stories in French and Francophone Cultures and FREN 4400: Enlightenment Without Borders! Contact Professor Vallois (mv46@cornell) with any questions. See the course roster for more details: https://classes.cornell.edu/browse/roster/FA17/subject/FREN.
Thursday September 7, 2017 4:30pm in 404 Morrill Hall. Abstract: In this talk I am concerned by the ways in which border walls and zones come not simply to defend (i.e. certain territories), but to define — that is, to shape or alter categories of natural and human kinds. I will suggest that borders walls … Continue reading “Miriam Ticktin “Border Walls and the Politics of Becoming Non-Human””