Events

Winter Term 2019/20

15.11.19: Internal Workshop
Marx from the Margins: Discussing Marxism from a post-colonial perspective
Nikita Dhawan (Justus-Liebig-Universität Gießen)
María do Mar Castro Varela (Alice Salomon Hochschule Berlin)
Hosted by the DFG research training group “Cultures of Critique"
Organisation: Sebastián Eduardo, Rebecca John

16.11.19: Public Conference | Booklet
The Unforeseen. On the Lure of Risk in the Participatory Arts
A Conference by DFG Research Training Group Cultures of Critique,
Leuphana University of Lüneburg and Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin
Conference in English, Free admission
Lecture Hall Haus der Kulturen der Welt, John-Foster-Dulles-Allee 10, 10557 Berlin

Summer Term 2019

 

29.05.19: Public lecture Announcement
Jodi Dean (Hobart and William Smith Colleges, Geneva, NY): Four Theses on the Comrade
Hosted by the DFG re­se­arch trai­ning group "Cul­tu­res of Cri­tique / Kul­tu­ren der Kri­tik"
public, 18.00h, Leuphana Central Building C40.704

29.05.19: Public Workshop Announcement
Jodi Dean (Hobart and William Smith Colleges, Geneva, NY): Crowds and Party
Hosted by the DFG re­se­arch trai­ning group "Cul­tu­res of Cri­tique / Kul­tu­ren der Kri­tik"
registration by May 14, 2019 is requested (kdk@leuphana.de)
public, 11.00 — 15.00h, Leuphana Central Building C40.704

06. - 08.06.19: Non-Public Workshop
Art Critique Revisited
Andreas Beyer (University of Basel), Juli Carson (University of California, Irvine), Parul Dave-Mukherji (Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi), Maja and Reuben Fowkes (Translocal Institute for Contemporary Art, London), Yuriko Furuhata (McGill Uni- versity, Montreal), Johannes Grave (Bielefeld University), Isabelle Graw (Städelschule, Frankfurt), Julia Grosse (Berlin), Angela Harutyunyan (American University of Beirut), Camilo Sarmiento Jaramillo (Del Rosario University, Bogotá), Monica Juneja (Heidel- berg University), Wolfgang Kemp (Leuphana University, Lüneburg), Florencia Malbrán (New York University, Buenos Aires), Beatrice von Bismarck (Academy of Fine Art, Leipzig), Margarete Vöhringer (University of Göttingen), Haytham el-Wardany (Berlin), Sarah Wilson (The Courtauld Institute of Art, London), Michael F. Zimmermann (Catholic University of Eichstätt-Ingolstadt)
A Workshop by the DFG Research Training Group "Cultures of Critique / Kul­tu­ren der Kri­tik"
Organisation: Prof. Dr. Beate Söntgen (Leuphana University, Lüneburg), Hon.-Prof. Dr. Julia Voss (Leuphana University, Lüneburg)
non-public, Leuphana University Lüneburg

Winter term 2018/19: Social critique

 

01.11.18: Public lecture
BICAR (Beirut Institute for Critical Analysis and Research): Nadia Bou Ali, Natasha Gasparian, Angela Harutyunyan / Alex Demirović (Goethe University Frankfurt / Leuphana University Lüneburg) / Sami Khatib (BICAR / Leuphana University Lüneburg):
Critical Theory and Social Practice
Hosted by the DFG research training group “Cultures of Critique / Kulturen der Kritik”
public, 18.00h, Kunstraum of Leuphana University, Campus Hall 25

02.11.18: Public workshop
with Prof. Dr. Angela Harutyunyan, Prof. Dr. Nadia Bou-Ali, Dr. Sami Khatib, Mark Hayek, Natasha Gasparian, Ziad Kiblawi, Andrea Comair:
The Specters of Marx and the Fate of Critique
Hosted by the DFG research training group “Cultures of Critique / Kulturen der Kritik” in cooperation with BICAR (The Beirut Institute for Critical Analysis and Research)
public, 10.00h, Leuphana Central Building C40.254

08. - 09.11.18: Internal workshop
Terra Critica
Hosted by the DFG research training group “Cultures of Critique / Kulturen der Kritik” in Cooperation with Birgit M. Kaiser and Kathrin Thiele (Terra Critica)
non-public, Utrecht University

14.11.18: Public lecture
Oraib Toukan (Clarendon Fellow, University of Oxford, Ruskin School of Fine Arts):
The Cruel Image
Hosted by the DFG research training group “Cultures of Critique / Kulturen der Kritik”
public, 18.00h, Leuphana Central Building C40.154

28.11.18: Public lecture
Prof. Dr. Timon Beyes (Leuphana University Lüneburg):
Geheime Ordnungsweisen. Organisation als Kulturtheorie
public, 18.30h, Leuphana Central Building C40.256

05.12.18: Public lecture
Martin Parker (University of Bristol) / Markus Reihlen (Leuphana University Lüneburg):
Shut down the Business School: Alternative Forms of Organizing
Hosted by the DFG research training group “Cultures of Critique / Kulturen der Kritik”
public, 18.00h, Leuphana Central Building C40.154

09. - 11.12.18: International conference and workshop | Program
Marx: The Untimely Contemporary
with Jodi Dean (Hobart and William Smith Colleges), Michael Heinrich (Rosa-Luxemburg Stiftung, Berlin) and other guests
on occasion of 200 years of Karl Marx; in cooperation with Rosa Luxemburg Stiftung Ramallah, Goethe-Institut Ramallah, Birzeit University and the Khalil Sakakini Cultural Center 
public, Ramallah and Birzeit

18.12.18: Public lecture | Announcement
Eva Illouz (Hebrew University of Jerusalem / Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton):
Happycracy: How Happiness controls our lives
Hosted by the DFG research training group “Cultures of Critique / Kulturen der Kritik” in Cooperation with the Center for Digital Cultures (CDC)
public, 18.00h, Leuphana Central Building

Summer term 2018: Media critique

 

03. - 04.07.18: Public Workshop | Program
From Models to Monsters. Representing the World Economy and its Discontents 
Hosted by the DFG research training group “Cultures of Critique / Kulturen der Kritik” 
Kunstraum of Leuphana University, Campus Hall 25

21. - 23.06.2018: International Conference | Announcement
Critical Stances
Hosted by the DFG research training group “Cultures of Critique / Kulturen der Kritik”
Leuphana Central Building C40.606

16.5.18: Public lecture | Announcement
Dieter Mersch (Zurich): Digital Lives. Einige Aspekte einer Kritik
in cooperation with Centre for Digital Cultures (CDC)
18.00h, Leuphana Central Building C40.154

18.4.18: Public lecture | Announcement
Birgit Kaiser/Kathrin Thiele: Terra Critica – Why critique?
18.00h, Kunstraum

Winter term 2017/18: Art critique

 

08.11.17: Public lecture
Alex Demirović, Rosa Luxemburg Stiftung Berlin: „Autoritärer Populismus und die Erneuerung der Rechten“
(in cooperation with the lecture series „Denken gegen Rechts: Perspektiven der Kulturwissenschaften“ organized by Manuela Bojadžijev and Susanne Leeb of Leuphana University)
18.00h, HS 1

09.11.17: Public workshop | Announcement
“From Where I Stand. #2 – Zwischen Theorie und Pose”
with Karolin Meunier und Martina Kigle
(in cooperation with Kunstraum of Leuphana University)
16.00h, Kunstraum, Campus Hall 25

16.11.17: Public lecture | Announcement
Pınar Öğrenci: „Becoming Witness and Suspect in Times of War: Recording of Everyday Life and Self Censor“
(in cooperation with dem Kunstraum der Leuphana University)
14.00h, Kunstraum, Campus Hall 25

21.-23.11.17: Public workshop | Announcement
»Post-X Politics«
(in cooperation with the Digital Cultures Research Lab and Kunstraum of Leuphana University, GEM Lab and Post-Media Lab)

29.11.-01.12.17: Public conference | Announcement
“Judgement Practices in the Artistic Field”

05.12.17: Public lecture | Announcement
Pınar Öğrenci: „Migration and Symbols: Recording of Everyday Life“
in cooperation with Kunstraum of Leuphana University
18.00h, Kunstraum, Campus Hall 25

11.-12.01.18: Public workshop | Announcement
“CritiqueLab. »Toolkit for Critique in digital cultures«” with Marie-Luise Angerer, David Berry, Timon Beyes, Manuela Bojadzijev, Alex Demirovic, Gabriele Gramelsberger, Orit Halpern, Frédéric Martel, Nikolaus Müller-Schöll, Roberto Nigro, Stefan Römer, Carolin Wiedemann & Ulf Wuggenig
(in cooperation with the Digital Cultures Research Lab and Kunstraum of Leuphana University)

24.-25.01.18: Public workshop | Announcement
“Rücksicht auf Darstellung”
with Eva Geulen, Anselm Haverkamp, Jan Müller und Gerhard Schweppenhäuser, Sven Kramer und Sami Kathib werden den workshop als Diskutanten begleiten.

Summer term 2017: Depiction

 

4.-5.5.17: Internal workshop
„Überzeugen – Unterbrechen. Rhetorik als Technik, Wissenschaft und Widerstand“
with Thomas Glaser, University Erfurt.

9.5.17: Public lecture | Announcement
Kathi Weeks, Duke University: „Down with Love. Feminist Critique and the New Ideologies of Work“
(in cooperation with the Gender and Diversity Research Network of Leuphana University and Kunstraum of Leuphana University).
16.15h, Kunstraum, Campus Hall 25

9.5.17: Public lecture | Announcement
Michael Hardt, Duke University: „Where have all the Leaders Gone?“
(in cooperation with the Institute of Philosophy and Sciences of Art)
18.15h, HS 2

10.5.17: Internal workshop
with Michael Hardt, Duke University, and Kathi Weeks, Duke University
(in cooperation with the Gender and Diversity Research Network der Leuphana University with Kunstraum of Leuphana University).

1.6.17: Public workshop | Announcement
„From Where I Stand“
with Amy Tobin (Goldsmiths College), Victoria Horne (Northumbria University), Jessica Gysel and Katja Mater of Girls Like Us Magazine (Brussels)
(in cooperation with Kunstraum of Leuphana University)
15-18h, Kunstraum, Campus Hall 25

6.6.17: Public lecture | Announcement
Silvia Federici (Hofstra University, Hempstead, New York): „Between the Wage and the Commons“
(in cooperation with the Gender and Diversity Research Network of Leuphana University with the Digital Cultures Research Lab).
18.15h, HS 3

7.6.17: Internal workshop
with Silivia Federici (Hofstra University, Hempstead, New York)
(in cooperation with the Gender and Diversity Research Network of Leuphana University Digital Cultures Research Lab).

8.6.17: Public lecture | Announcement
Florencia Malbrán, Brown University and New York University, Buenos Aires: „The Embedded Critic. Writing about Art in Latin America“
Subsequently: Internal Feedback-workshop.
(in cooperation with the Kunstraum of Leuphana University).
18.00h, Kunstraum, Campus Hall 25

Winter term 2016/17: Basics: Concepts of critique