12 Jun 2024 · 2.30 pm

Matthias Schwartz: Productive Misunderstandings. Stanisław Lem Discusses AI, Moral Imperatives, and Posthuman Worlds with Western Information Theoreticians (West Berlin, Freie Universität, September 1981)

Venue: Freie Universität Berlin, Habelschwerdter Allee 45, 14195 Berlin, room JK 28/208
Research project(s): World Fiction, Post/Socialist

Lecture as part of the workshop “Pop-up Theory. Intellectual Encounters between East and West organized by the project Circulations of Theory at the EXC 2020 Temporal Communities: Doing Literature in a Global Perspective at Freie Universität Berlin

Slavist and historian Matthias Schwartz is deputy director of the ZfL, co-coordinator of the program area World Literature and research team leader of the projects World Fiction, Post/Socialist. Eastern European Literatures and Cultures and Adjustment and Radicalisation. Dynamics in Popular Culture(s) in Pre-War Eastern Europe.