Nov. 6th @NeinQuartery

Please join us for a talk by Dr. Eric Jarosinski titled “A Civilization of Discontents: A Conversation with @NeinQuarterly about Social Media in the Golden Age of Crisis in the Humanities.”

Eric Jarosinski is the founder and editor of Nein. Quarterly (A Compendium of Utopian Negation), a philosophico-comedic Twitter account where more than 90,000 followers confront the rebirth of the philosophico-comedic aphorism. Jarosinski is a critical theorist, translator, and erstwhile Assistant Professor of German at the University of Pennsylvania.

Where: 126 Voorhies Hall When: Thursday, November 6, 4:00 p.m. Why? Nein.

The event is co-sponsored by the Departments of English and German, the UC Davis Humanities Institute, the Mellon Research Initiative in Digital Cultures, and Innovating Communication in Scholarship.