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Materia: McKenzie Wark & Orlando Bentancor



McKenzie Wark (Eugene Lang College), Orlando Bentancor (Barnard College)


Thursday, November 4, 2021 - 12:30pm - 1:30pm




Materia: McKenzie Wark & Orlando Bentancor

We are thrilled to announce that our second Fall Quarter event will feature McKenzie Wark (Media and Culture, Eugene Lang College, The New School) in conversation with Orlando Bentancor (Spanish and Latin American Cultures, Barnard College).

McKenzie Wark is the author of, among other things, Molecular Red (Verso 2015) and Philosophy for Spiders: On the Low Theory of Kathy Acker (Duke UP 2021). Prof. Wark will be delivering a talk titled "Non-Politics and Non-Ecologies," in preparation for which she has suggested the following reading:

Orlando Bentancor is the author of The Matter of Empire: Metaphysics and Mining in Colonial Peru (University of Pittsburgh Press 2017).

This event is co-sponsored by the Division of Literatures, Cultures, and Languages, Modern Thought & Literature and Feminist, Gender, and Sexuality Studies.

Register in advance to receive the Zoom webinar link.

For more information, contact Romina Wainberg at