Memory & Contemporary: Program | November 8, Tempe Campus

pre-symposium | Nov. 6-Tempe | Nov. 7-Tempe | Nov. 7-West | Nov. 8-Tempe | Nov. 8-West | post-symposium


Tuesday, November 8 | Tempe campus

8:30-10:45 a.m. | Memorial Union, Gold Room (207)
Session V: Memory of Liberation
moderator: Akua Duku Anokye Division of Humanities, Arts & Cultural Studies | Arizona State University

Emergent Subjectivities: Globalism, Ecology and Psychic Life in Marcos
Gabriele M. Schwab Comparative Literature | University of California, Irvine

Resisting Trauma: Traumatic Resistance
Abdul R. JanMohamed English | University of California, Berkeley

Non-Existent Memory and Rejection
Simon J. Ortiz Department of English | Arizona State University

10:45-11:15 a.m.
break

11:15 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
Session VI: Intergenerational Memory
moderator: Eric Wertheimer Division of Humanities, Arts & Cultural Studies | Arizona State University

Why We Read and Write Memoirs of Trauma and How the Process Resembles and Differs From Psychotherapy
Helen Epstein Author

Massive Trauma and the Healing Role of Reparative Justice
Yael Danieli Co-Founder and Director, Group Project for Holocaust Survivors and their Children

Un/Forgiving Memory & Counter/Redemptive Hope
Martin Beck Matuštík Co-Director, Center for Critical Inquiry & Cultural Studies | Arizona State University

1:30-2:30 p.m.
lunch | speakers and invited guests

2:30-4 p.m.
free time

4 p.m.
depart for West campus


pre-symposium | Nov. 6-Tempe | Nov. 7-Tempe | Nov. 7-West | Nov. 8-Tempe | Nov. 8-West | post-symposium