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WHAP! Lecture Series - Michael Nylan: 'Pleasure as Practice (Not as Goal)'

West Hollywood Aesthetics and Politics (WHAP!) Lecture Series

Michael Nylan: 'Pleasure as Practice (Not as Goal)'

Michael Nylan (Ph.D. ‘83) began her teaching career at Bryn Mawr College, in the History Department, with an affiliation with the Growth and Structure of Cities program and Political Science. There she began to learn political philosophy from Steven Salkever, an Aristotle expert.  After more than a decade at Bryn Mawr, where she founded and led the major in East Asian Studies, in 2001 she moved on to the UC-Berkeley History Department, to work with graduate students in the company of one of the oldest and most distinguished of faculties of Chinese history. Now she writes in three main academic disciplines: the history of early China (roughly 300 BC-AD 300), early Chinese philosophy, and the art and archaeology of China.

Friday, March 13, 2020 | 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM

West Hollywood Library Community Meeting Room
625 N. San Vicente Blvd., West Hollywood, CA 90069

No RSVP Required.

Validated parking will be available at the adjacent 5-story West Hollywood Park structure, limited to availability.

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