Please post a question about the assigned readings. Try to give equal time to Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein and Freud’s essay on the uncanny. Be sure to post a few hours before class time so that I can include your ideas as I prepare for discussion.
Pierre Huyghe, Untitled (Human Mask), 2014. Film, color, sound, 19 minutes. Courtesy the artist; Marian Goodman Gallery, New York; Hauser & Wirth, London; Esther Schipper, Berlin; and Anna Lena Films, Paris. © Pierre Huyghe.