COML 6709

COML 6709

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2018-2019. Courses of Study 2019-2020 is scheduled to publish mid-June.

Recent theory has tended to focused on difference. What if we looked at its complementary or supplementary others instead? This course will analyze a range of theoretical concepts that hinge on sameness in a range of different discourses and disciplines (literature, theory, economy, art, biology, computing etc.), such as mimesis, mimicry, equivalence, passing, fake, shanzhai, clone, twin, similarity, commensurability, simulacrum, copy, analog/y and more. Readings include texts by Foucault, Benjamin, Derrida, Deleuze, Didi-Huberman, Caillois, Baudrillard, Han, Irigaray, Butler and others.

When Offered Fall.

Permission Note Enrollment limited to: 15 students.

Comments Co-meets with COML 4709.

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Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: COML 4709GERST 6709

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16911COML 6709  SEM 101

    • TR
    • Bachner, A