Past events

The Spatialization of the world: Technology, Modernity, and the Human

Tuesday May 21, English Park Campus, room 2-1024, at 15.15–17.

Jeff Malpas, Distinguished Professor at the University of Tasmania, presents an argument, based in Heidegger’s critique of technology but not dependent on a purely Heideggerian exposition, about the character of modern technology as grounded, not in any mere instrumentalism, but rather in the prioritization of the spatial.