On Body & Performance | Featuring: Hal Foster, in conversation with Brigid Doherty
Hal Foster, in conversation with Brigid Doherty
Please join us on Thursday, March 3, 2004 from 6:30-8:00pm at Slought Foundation
for a public conversation with Hal Foster and Brigid Doherty
on body and performance in contemporary art, and in particular in the work of pioneering Viennese Actionist Hermann Nitsch.
Brigid Doherty is Associate Professor of Germanic Languages & Literatures and Associated Faculty of Art & Archaeology at Princeton University, where she is also affiliated with the Programs in European Cultural Studies and Media & Modernity.
In January 2005 she was Visiting Professor at the Courtauld Institute of Art in London, where she delivered a series of lectures and seminars on modern and contemporary art and critical theory.
is the author of articles in journals including Critical Inquiry
, and October her
recent work also includes contributions to The New History of German Literature (Harvard, 2005) and Women Artists at the Millennium (MIT, forthcoming).
first book, "Montage: The Body and the Work of Art in Dada, Brecht, and Benjamin," will be published by the University of California Press
, and she
is currently at work on a second book project called "Writing as Making Present: The Art of Hanne Darboven, 1966-2000."