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University of California Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, CA 93106 United States

April 2017

Hannah Arendt, On Truth and Lying in Politics

April 17, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Phelps 6206, University of California Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, CA 93106 United States

Lecture and discussion with Prof. Susanne Lüdemann (Munich/Rutgers Univ.) Hannah Arendt (1906 –1975) was a German-born American political theorist. She escaped Europe during the Holocaust, becoming an American citizen. Her works offer provocative reflections on the conditions of possibility for political experience, an experience that defines the human condition. Her work is deeply concerned with the questions of nationhood, totalitarianism, the status of refugees and stateless persons, and the political sphere as an autonomous domain of human practice. Susannne Lüdemann is…

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