Monthly Archives: December 2013

09.12.2013 Hannah Arendt, a film by Margarethe von Trotta

Following up from considerations of the chapter on Action from Hanna Arendt’s pivotal text The Human Condition the last reading group of the term will host discussions around the recently released biographical film about the the influential philosopher and political … Continue reading

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25.11.2013 Arendt – The Human Condition

Arendt, H., 1958. The Human Condition. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.  Text chosen by Jon Price Hannah Arendt was a German-American political theorist and philosopher. She fled Germany in 1933, firstly for France and then the US where she took citizenship … Continue reading

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11.11.2013 Lefebvre – The Production of Space

Lefebvre, H., 1991. The production of space. Oxford: Blackwell. Text chosen by Leigh-Anne Hepburn Lefebvre argues space is not simply ‘there’ as a neutral container waiting to be filled but is rather a social product, a dynamic and humanly constructed means … Continue reading

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