Our Modus, the Imaginary and Superorganisms

Submitted by Ernesto A. Alvarez on Wednesday, 9/15/2010, at 11:50 AM

Appadurai elevates the imagination from the level of personal and whimsical abstraction, usually contingent on one's own experience, to an aggregate mode of being constantly defined and re-defined by the dynamic operation of each of his five -scapes. In its elevation to a practice of the global multitude, the imaginary is at once more unanimous and more diverse; more fluid and more effective; and, last, more real and less artificial than ever before.

Critical Players

The Rev. Dr. Jeremiah A. Wright, Interfaith Service Celebrating the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., February 9, 2007

The Rev. Dr. Jeremiah A. Wright
The Rev. Dr. Jeremiah A. Wright Speaks in Johnson Chapel on Feb. 9, 2007.

The Rev. Dr. Jeremiah A.

The Rev. Dr. Jeremiah A. Wright Speaks in Johnson Chapel

Submitted by Samuel A. Masinter
The Rev. Dr. Jeremiah A. Wright, the pastor of Trinity United Church of Christ in Chicago, leads the annual interfaith service in celebration of the life of civil rights leader the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Photo by Jessica Mestre '10. Visit the Events Multimedia Webpage to access recordings of the event.