New School for Social Research: Liberal Studies

Liberal Arts

Graduate Course

Degree Students (with Restrictions)


Fall 2019

Taught By: Eugene Thacker

Section: A

CRN: 7023

Credits: 3

This seminar will examine philosophical nihilism through an engagement with the work of Friedrich Nietzsche, as well as thinkers responding to him, including Georges Bataille, Maurice Blanchot, Luce Irigaray, Karl Jaspers, Pierre Klossowski, Karl Löwith, Lev Shestov, and Keiji Nishitani, and more recent work by Ray Brassier, Arthur Kroker, Keith Ansell Pearson, and Nandita Biswas Mellamphy.

College: New School for Social Research (GF)

Department: Liberal Studies (GLIB)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Max Enrollment: 18

Add/Drop Deadline: September 9, 2019 (Monday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: November 17, 2019 (Sunday)

Seats Available: Yes

Status: Closed*

*Status information is updated every five minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 4:05pm 1/23/2020 EST

Meeting Info:

Days: Tuesday

Times: 6:00pm - 7:50pm

Building: 6 East 16th Street

Room: 1008

Date Range: 8/27/2019 - 12/10/2019