Next Event

The 20th & 21st Century Cultures Workshop is pleased to welcome:

Lisa Siraganian

J. R. Herbert Boone Chair in Humanities, Associate Professor, and Chair of the Department of Comparative Thought and Literature at Johns Hopkins University

“Blindness without Will: HBO’s Succession and the Problem of Corporate Collective Knowledge”

Monday, February 6th from 5-6:30 pm  
Social Sciences Research Building 201

With respondent Robert Pippin, Evelyn Stefansson Nef Distinguished Service Professor in the Committee on Social Thought, the Department of Philosophy, and the College at the University of Chicago

Lisa’s paper (to be read in advance) will be available a week before the workshop. 

Our meetings are open to the University of Chicago community and visitors who comply with University of Chicago vaccination requirements. We are committed to making our workshop fully accessible for people with disabilities. Please direct any questions and concerns to the workshop coordinators, Cassandra Lerer ( and Chris Gortmaker (