Donna V. Jones: “’I want more life’: Reflections on Time, Race and Duration in Ridley Scott’s Bladerunner”

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Donna V. Jones: “’I want more life’: Reflections on Time, Race and Duration in Ridley Scott’s Bladerunner”

May 4, 2016 @ 12:15 pm - 2:00 pm

| Humanities 1, Room 210 | Free

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Donna V. Jones is the author of Racial Discourses of Life Philosophy: Vitalism, Negritude and Modernity. Her publications and research interests include comparative modernisms, postcolonial literature, life philosophies and biopolitics, and science fiction and science studies. Her current project is Cursed Immortality: Life, Duration, and Biopolitics in Late Capitalism.

Jones is Associate Professor of English at UC Berkeley.

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Date:
May 4, 2016
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12:15 pm - 2:00 pm
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Free
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Institute for Humanities Research, UC Santa Cruz
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Humanities 1, Room 210
Humanites 1 University of California, Santa Cruz Cowell College
Santa Cruz, CA 95064 United States
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