New Video Available: Rosalind C. Morris on "Sovereign" Debt

April 27, 2021

Rosalind C. MorrisRosalind C. MorrisIn March, the Pembroke Center had the great pleasure of hosting Rosalind C. Morris, professor of anthropology at Columbia University, for her talk "The Simulacrum of ‘Sovereign’ Debt: Giving, Giving in, and a Credit to our Name." If you'd like to revisit this fascinating talk, which encompasses concepts of debt in Christian theology, Marxism, the work of Levinas and Judith Butler, and how debt figures in informal gold mining in South Africa, watch it on our YouTube playlist.