Slavic and Eurasian Studies

Magic Circles & Epistemic Closures

Tue, April 23, 2013 | PAR 303

2:00 PM

Jason Roberts, PhD student in Germanic Studies, speaks on the difficulties of analyzing “magic” in narrative. Using the figure of the Golem of Prague as a case study, he shows how religious hegemony and literary orientalism have left the term “magic” meaning everything and nothing.

Click HERE to view the poster.

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