The Future of the Humanities in Posthuman Times (Yves Citton, Sara Guyer, Frédéric Neyrat, and Ullrich Langer)

  • April 20, 2018
  • Banquet Room, University Club
  • Downtown
  • 432 East Campus Mall
  • Madison, WI 53703

Panel discussion including lunch, featuring Yves Citton, Sara Guyer, Frédéric Neyrat and Ullrich Langer.

Yves Cittonis professor of French Literature at the Université Paris 8 Vincennes-Saint Denis. He previously taught at the University of Geneva, Switzerland, at the University of Pittsburgh, PA, at the Université Grenoble Alpes, France, and has been invited Professor at New York University, Harvard and Sciences-Po Paris. He is co-editor of the journal Multitudes. He recently published Médiarchie (Paris, Seuil, 2017), The Ecology of Attention (Cambridge, Polity Press, 2016, translation of Pour une écologie de l’attention, Paris, Seuil, 2014), Gestes d’humanités. Anthropologie sauvage de nos expériences esthétiques (Paris, Armand Colin, 2012), Renverser l’insoutenable (Paris, Seuil, 2012), Zazirocratie (Paris, Éditions Amsterdam, 2011), L’Avenir des Humanités. Économie de la connaissance ou cultures de l’interprétation ? (Paris, Éditions de la Découverte, 2010), Mythocratie (Paris, Éditions Amsterdam, 2010), Lire, interpréter, actualiser. Pourquoi les études littéraires ? (Paris, Éditions Amsterdam, 2007) and L’Envers de la liberté. L’invention d’un imaginaire spinoziste dans la France des Lumières (Paris, Éditions Amsterdam, 2006). His articles can be found on his website : www.yvescitton.net.

  • Times: 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
  • Admission: Free. RSVP required.