17 Nov 2014
The Abandon of Unlikelihood
Hillel Schwartz is a Holtzbrinck Fellow at the American Academy. An independent scholar with a Yale PhD, he has shaped national and international projects on sustainability. As co-founder of Sage Case Management (San Diego), he helps those confronted with urgent, complex medical issues. Also a poet, he has collaborated in translations of five books by the eminent Korean poets Ko Un and Kim Nam-jo. His own scholarly work includes The Culture of the Copy: Striking Likenesses, Unreasonable Facsimiles (1996) and Making Noise: From Babel to the Big Bang and Beyond (2011). His current research concerns the changing nature and notion of ’emergency’ since the late 18th century.
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