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REMINDER – Special Event: Punk Rock Academy “Kink in Flux: Schizoanalysis and Sexual Praxis”

16 Oct

Tuesday Oct. 23rd, 8:00pm

The Pittsburgh Continental Philosophy Network Presents:

Punk Rock Academy—Lectures Like House Shows Session No. 1

No cover // Following the lecture and performances there will be a group Q&A session.

Featuring:
A lecture from Celeste Pietrusza “Kink in Flux: Schizoanalysis and Sexual Praxis”
Music by Hades Hyer and
Poetry by Animal Psychiatrist

celeste pietrusza is a phd candidate in clinical psychology at duquesne university. her writing traces the intersections of psychoanalysis and phenomenology through fantasy and embodiment, an ethic and sensibility she brings to her clinical practice as well. celeste teaches courses on media studies, psychopathology’s beyond, and critical qualitative research and looks to deterritorialize clinical and academic spaces

Hades Hyer is a Pittsburgh poet, musician, & artist who loves experimenting with dictation // diction, imagery, story-telling, and sound. Their work is featured in Pittsburgh City Paper’s online feature, Chapter & Verse; They are also a member of the Madwomen in the Attic writing workshop. When they aren’t creating they are a dedicated student // teacher.
http://hadeshyer.bandcamp.com/

Animal Psychiatrist is a poet enraptured and impressed by splendiferous mini-mysticisms.
http://animalpsychiatrist.bandcamp.com/
decorticatedturnip.tumblr.com

Location: 331 South Pacific Pittsburgh, [around back, up fire escape to second floor, left]

Punk Rock Academy—Kink in Flux: Schizoanalysis and Sexual Praxis

Tuesday, Oct 23, 2018, 8:00 PM

House Show
331 South Pacific Pittsburgh, pa

1 Members Attending

The Pittsburgh Continental Philosophy Network Presents: Punk Rock Academy—Lectures Like House Shows No. 1 Featuring: A lecture from Celeste Pietrusza “Kink in Flux: Schizoanalysis and Sexual Praxis” Music by Hades Hyer and Poetry by Animal Psychiatrist Celeste Pietrusza is a PhD candidate at Duquesne University currently completing a dissertation e…

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Reading Group: Benjamin on the Flaneur

14 Oct

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PCPN is back this fall with, Walk This Way: Philosophy of Walking. Don’t miss our meetings most Tuesday evenings (8:00pm) at the Bloomfield Crazy Mocha.

This week:

  • 10/16 – Benjamin, “M. The Flaneur” in Arcades Project, 416-455

Pdfs of the readings can be found: HERE

Please bring either a digital or hard copy of the text with you to the discussion.

Time: 8:00pm-10:00pm
Location: Bloomfield Crazy Mocha (4525 Liberty Ave).

As a reminder, even though we have moved to thematic groups, there is no expectation that people participate in every week, so even if you can’t commit to the whole section, you are still more than welcome to join us when you can.

OTHER EVENTS THIS WEEK:

OTHER NEWS:

  • None

LOOKING AHEAD:

Upcoming in Walk This Way: Philosophy of Walking

Pdfs of the readings can be found: HERE

  • 10/16 – Benjamin, “M. The Fleaneur” in Arcades Project, 416-455
  • 10/30 – Debord, “Theory of the Dérive”
  • 11/06 – Abram/Jensen/Gary Snyder, TBD
  • 11/13 – Rebecca Solnit, TBD
  • 11/27 – De Certeau, “Walking in the City”
  • 12/04 – Teju Cole, Selections from Open City
  • 12/11 – Tim Ingold, “Ways of mind-walking: reading, writing, painting”

 

Reading Group: Baudelaire on the Flaneur

5 Oct

220px-rosler-leflaneurREADING GROUP:

PCPN is back this fall with, Walk This Way: Philosophy of Walking. Don’t miss our meetings most Tuesday evenings (8:00pm) at the Bloomfield Crazy Mocha.

This week:

  • 10/09 – Baudelaire, “The Painter of Modern Life,” I-IV, IX-XI

Pdfs of the readings can be found: HERE

Please bring either a digital or hard copy of the text with you to the discussion.

Time: 8:00pm-10:00pm
Location: Bloomfield Crazy Mocha (4525 Liberty Ave).

As a reminder, even though we have moved to thematic groups, there is no expectation that people participate in every week, so even if you can’t commit to the whole section, you are still more than welcome to join us when you can.

OTHER EVENTS THIS WEEK:

OTHER NEWS:

  • None

LOOKING AHEAD:

Upcoming in Walk This Way: Philosophy of Walking

Pdfs of the readings can be found: HERE

  • 10/09 – Baudelaire, “The Painter of Modern Life,” I-IV, IX-XI
  • 10/16 – Benjamin, “M. The Fleaneur” in Arcades Project, 416-455
  • 10/30 – Debord, “Theory of the Dérive”
  • 11/06 – Abram/Jensen/Gary Snyder, TBD
  • 11/13 – Rebecca Solnit, TBD
  • 11/27 – De Certeau, “Walking in the City”
  • 12/04 – Teju Cole, Selections from Open City
  • 12/11 – Tim Ingold, “Ways of mind-walking: reading, writing, painting”

 

Reading Group: Nietzsche on Walking

30 Sep

READING GROUP:

PCPN is back this fall with, Walk This Way: Philosophy of Walking. Don’t miss our meetings most Tuesday evenings (8:00pm) at the Bloomfield Crazy Mocha.

This week:

  • 10/02 – Nietzsche
    1. Nietzsche, “On Walking” (excerpts)
    2. Gros, “Why I am So Good at Walking”

Pdfs of the readings can be found: HERE

Please bring either a digital or hard copy of the text with you to the discussion.

Time: 8:00pm-10:00pm
Location: Bloomfield Crazy Mocha (4525 Liberty Ave).

As a reminder, even though we have moved to thematic groups, there is no expectation that people participate in every week, so even if you can’t commit to the whole section, you are still more than welcome to join us when you can.

OTHER EVENTS THIS WEEK:

  • October 4, 2018 at 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm, “Crossing Borders for Civic Engagement: A Narrative Industry of Service-Learning Participant Perspectives” Dr. Jessica Mann, Director for the Center for Community-Engaged Teaching and Research, Berger Gallery, College Hall 207, Duquesne University

OTHER NEWS:

  • None

LOOKING AHEAD:

Upcoming in Walk This Way: Philosophy of Walking

Pdfs of the readings can be found: HERE

  • 10/02 – Nietzsche
    1. Nietzsche, “On Walking” (excerpts)
    2. Gros, “Why I am So Good at Walking”
  • 10/09 – Baudelaire, “The Painter of Modern Life”
  • 10/16 – Benjamin, “M. The Fleaneur” in Arcades Project, 416-455
  • 10/30 – Debord, “Theory of the Dérive”
  • 11/06 – Abram/Jensen/Gary Snyder, TBD
  • 11/13 – Rebecca Solnit, TBD
  • 11/27 – De Certeau, “Walking in the City”
  • 12/04 – Teju Cole, Selections from Open City
  • 12/11 – Tim Ingold, “Ways of mind-walking: reading, writing, painting”

 

READING GROUP: Thoreau on walking

23 Sep

151019_r27147READING GROUP:

PCPN is back this fall with, Walk This Way: Philosophy of Walking. Don’t miss our meetings most Tuesday evenings (8:00pm) at the Bloomfield Crazy Mocha.

This week:

  • 09/25 – The Transcendentalists
    1. Thoreau, “Walking”

Pdfs of the readings can be found: HERE

Please bring either a digital or hard copy of the text with you to the discussion.

Time: 8:00pm-10:00pm
Location: Bloomfield Crazy Mocha (4525 Liberty Ave).

As a reminder, even though we have moved to thematic groups, there is no expectation that people participate in every week, so even if you can’t commit to the whole section, you are still more than welcome to join us when you can.

OTHER EVENTS THIS WEEK:

  • September 26, 2018 at 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm, The Meaning of Frankenstein in the 21st Century: A Faculty Panel Discussion, Simon Silverman Phenomenology Center, Gumberg Library, Duquesne University
  • September 27, 2018 at 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm, “How Can We Think About Justice for Both Israelis and Palestinians?” – Dr. Nelson, Duquesne University, Union 613
  • September 28, 2018 at 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm, Psychology Department Colloquium featuring Dr. Thomas Csordas: Catholic Psychiatrists and the Practice of Exorcism, Simon Silverman Phenomenology Center, Gumberg Library, Duquesne University

OTHER NEWS:

  • None

LOOKING AHEAD:

Upcoming in Walk This Way: Philosophy of Walking

Pdfs of the readings can be found: HERE

  • 09/25 – Thoreau, “Walking”
  • 10/02 – Nietzsche
    1. Nietzsche, “On Walking” (excerpts)
    2. Gros, “Why I am So Good at Walking”
  • 10/09 – Baudelaire, “The Painter of Modern Life”
  • 10/16 – Benjamin, “M. The Fleaneur” in Arcades Project, 416-455
  • 10/30 – Debord, “Theory of the Dérive”
  • 11/06 – Abram/Jensen/Gary Snyder, TBD
  • 11/13 – Rebecca Solnit, TBD
  • 11/27 – De Certeau, “Walking in the City”
  • 12/04 – Teju Cole, Selections from Open City
  • 12/11 – Tim Ingold, “Ways of mind-walking: reading, writing, painting”

 

Reading Group: The Transcendentalists on Walking

16 Sep

151019_r27147READING GROUP:

PCPN is back this fall with, Walk This Way: Philosophy of Walking. Don’t miss our meetings most Tuesday evenings (8:00pm) at the Bloomfield Crazy Mocha.

This week:

  • 09/18 – The Transcendentalists
    1. Emerson, “Nature”
    2. Thoreau, “Walking”

Pdfs of the readings can be found: HERE

Please bring either a digital or hard copy of the text with you to the discussion.

Time: 8:00pm-10:00pm
Location: Bloomfield Crazy Mocha (4525 Liberty Ave).

As a reminder, even though we have moved to thematic groups, there is no expectation that people participate in every week, so even if you can’t commit to the whole section, you are still more than welcome to join us when you can.

OTHER EVENTS THIS WEEK:

  • September 21, 2018 at 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm, “Our Divided World: The Quest for Nuclear Disarmament and the Growing Dangers of Wars Among Nuclear-Armed States” Ms. Jacqueline Cabasso, Gumberg Library, 1st Floor, Simon Silverman Phenomenology Center, Duquesne University

OTHER NEWS:

  • None

LOOKING AHEAD:

Upcoming in Walk This Way: Philosophy of Walking

Pdfs of the readings can be found: HERE

  • 09/18 – The Transcendentalists
    1. Emerson, “Nature”
    2. Thoreau, “Walking”
  • 10/02 – Nietzsche
    1. Nietzsche, “On Walking” (excerpts)
    2. Gros, “Why I am So Good at Walking”
  • 10/09 – Baudelaire, “The Painter of Modern Life”
  • 10/16 – Benjamin, “M. The Fleaneur” in Arcades Project,416-455
  • 10/30 – Debord, “Theory of the Dérive”
  • 11/06 – Abram/Jensen/Gary Snyder, TBD
  • 11/13 – Rebecca Solnit, TBD
  • 11/27 – De Certeau, “Walking in the City”
  • 12/04 – Teju Cole, Selections from Open City
  • 12/11 – Tim Ingold, “Ways of mind-walking: reading, writing, painting”

 

Reading Group: Rousseau’s Reveries

9 Sep

jean-jacques-rousseauREADING GROUP:

PCPN is back this fall with, Walk This Way: Philosophy of Walking. Don’t miss our meetings most Tuesday evenings (8:00pm) at the Bloomfield Crazy Mocha.

This week:

  • 09/11 – Rousseau, “Reveries of the Solitary Walker” Chapters 1, 3, 5, 6

Pdfs of the readings can be found: HERE

Please bring either a digital or hard copy of the text with you to the discussion.

Time: 8:00pm-10:00pm
Location: Bloomfield Crazy Mocha (4525 Liberty Ave).

As a reminder, even though we have moved to thematic groups, there is no expectation that people participate in every week, so even if you can’t commit to the whole section, you are still more than welcome to join us when you can.

OTHER EVENTS THIS WEEK:

  • None

OTHER NEWS:

  • None

LOOKING AHEAD:

Upcoming in Walk This Way: Philosophy of Walking

Pdfs of the readings can be found: HERE

  • 09/11 – Rousseau, “Reveries of the Solitary Walker” Chapters 1, 3, 5, 6
  • 09/18 – The Transcendentalists
    1. Emerson, “Nature”
    2. Thoreau, “Walking”
  • 10/02 – Nietzsche
    1. Nietzsche, “On Walking” (excerpts)
    2. Gros, “Why I am So Good at Walking”
  • 10/09 – Baudelaire, “The Painter of Modern Life”
  • 10/16 – Benjamin, “M. The Fleaneur” in Arcades Project,416-455
  • 10/30 – Debord, “Theory of the Dérive”
  • 11/06 – Abram/Jensen/Gary Snyder, TBD
  • 11/13 – Rebecca Solnit, TBD
  • 11/27 – De Certeau, “Walking in the City”
  • 12/04 – Teju Cole, Selections from Open City
  • 12/11 – Tim Ingold, “Ways of mind-walking: reading, writing, painting”