Fred Moten: “The Touring Machine: Flesh Thought Inside Out”
Part of the ROSTRUM series, hosted by The Language and Thinking Program at Bard College languageandthinking.bard.edu/
Co-sponsored by The Difference and Media Project barddmp.tumblr.com
Fred Moten is the Helen L. Bevington Professor of Modern Poetry at Duke University. He spoke in Olin Hall on the Bard campus on August 23, 2012.
“The Touring Machine” explores some issues that emerge at the convergence of cognitive science (selfhood), political theory (sovereignty) and black poetics (slavery).