Back to All Events

PennDesign Lecture: Timothy Morton

  • Meyerson Hall, Lower Gallery 210 South 34th Street Philadelphia, PA, 19104 United States (map)

Timothy Morton is Rita Shea Guffey Chair in English at Rice University. He gave the Wellek Lectures in Theory in 2014 and has collaborated with Björk, Olafur Eliasson, Haim Steinbach and Pharrell Williams. He is the author of Dark Ecology: For a Logic of Future Coexistence(Columbia, 2016), Nothing: Three Inquiries in Buddhism (Chicago, 2015), Hyperobjects: Philosophy and Ecology after the End of the World(Minnesota, 2013), Realist Magic: Objects, Ontology, Causality (Open Humanities, 2013), The Ecological Thought (Harvard, 2010), Ecology without Nature (Harvard, 2007), eight other books and 180 essays on philosophy, ecology, literature, music, art, architecture, design and food. Blog: Twitter: @the_eco_thought