Special guest Simon Critchley in conversation with Bart Schultz and John Preus inside the exhibition The Beast. John Preus and Bart Schultz will engage with Critchley on a series of related topics. Simon Critchley is Chair and Professor of Philosophy at the New School for Social Research in New York and Professor at the European Graduate School in Saas-Fee, Switzerland. Bart Schultz is Senior Lecturer in Humanities, Special Programs Coordinator for the Graham School of General Studies, and Director of the Humanities Division’s Civic Knowledge Project at the University of Chicago.
The Beast program is made possible in part by a grant from the Illinois Humanities Council, the National Endowment for the Humanities, and the Illinois General Assembly.
The exhibition and program is partially supported by: The Andy Warhol Foundation, Patricia Kay Swanson, Theaster Gates, and The Chuck Fund.