Event: "You are what you eat," a conversation between Graham Harman & Robert Valgenti
Dr. Robert T. Valgenti is associate professor of philosophy at Lebanon Valley College and director of the College Colloquium Series of speakers and films. He has studied at the College of the Holy Cross, Oxford University,Università di Torino as a Fulbright Scholar, Fairleigh Dickinson University, and DePaul University. His research interests include the philosophy of food, contemporary Italian philosophy, 19th and 20th Century Continental philosophy and hermeneutics. He is the translator of several essays and books by Italian philosophers, and his recentpublications include essays on the ontology of genetically modified organisms, a critique of hermeneutic communism, and the philosophy of Gianni Vattimo. He is currently writing a book about the transformation of philosophy through mindful eating entitled Conceptual Metabolism.
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