Brighton Conference (19-21 june 2017)

Giving Life to Politics. Conference on Work of Adriana Cavarero

University of Brighton, 19-21 June 2017

(CAPPE – Centre for Applied Philosophy, Politics and Ethics)

Keynote speakers: Adriana Cavarero, Judith Butler, Bonnie Honig

This three-day conference is a sustained engagement with, and celebration of, the life work of Italian feminist philosopher Adriana Cavarero. It also marks the publication of her most recent text “Inclinations. A Critique of Rectitude” (Stanford University Press, 2016).

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Migrants/Refugees International Conference, May 12th


Mobilization, Solidarity and Political Challenges in the Long Summer of Migration

International Conference

Friday, May 12th, 2017 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Place: Institute of Humanities and Social Sciences, Scuola Normale Superiore (Conference Hall “L’Altana”, Palazzo Strozzi – Piazza Strozzi 1, Florence)

Organizer: Scuola Normale Superiore (Institute of Humanities and Social Sciences and Center on Social Movement Studies).

Collaborations: The Hannah Arendt Center for Political Studies at the University of Verona; The Interdisciplinary Center “Sciences for Peace” at the University of Pisa; Projet Desexil 2017-Collège International de Philosophie (dir. M.-C. Caloz-Tschopp).

Organizing Committe: Donatella Della Porta (Scuola Normale Superiore); Lorenzo Zamponi (Scuola Normale Superiore); Federico Oliveri (University of Pisa); Ilaria Possenti (University of Verona).

Conference Programme and Poster: See the Programme See the Poster

“Filosofia politica della vita umana”. A Seminar with Piergiorgio Donatelli (april, 21st)

A Seminar with Piergiorgio Donatelli (Università di Roma “La Sapienza”)

“Filosofia politica della vita umana. La procreazione, la sessualitò, il morire alla prova della libertà”



Lorenzo Bernini, Mariano Croce, Olivia Guaraldo


Date: April 21st,  2017, from 2 p.m.

Place: AULA SMT.1, Polo Universitario Santa Marta (Via Cantarane 24, Verona)

Organizers: Hannah Arendt Center for Political Studies and Research Center “Politesse. Politics and Theories of Sexuality”

Public Seminar

Bartolomé de Las Casas. A Seminar with Luca Baccelli (april 20th, 4 p.m.)

A Seminar on Luca Baccelli, “Bartolomé de Las Casas. La conquista senza fondamento” (Feltrinelli 2016)




Luca Baccelli (Università di Camerino)

Marco Geuna (Università di Milano)

Pier Paolo Portinaro (Università di Torino).



Date: Thursday, April 20th, 2017, from 4 p.m.

Place: AULA SMT.2, Polo Universitario Santa Marta (Via Cantarane 24, Verona)

Public Seminar

“La cura servile, la cura che serve”. A Seminar (april 6th, 2017)

                April 6th, 2017, 2.30 p.m.

Palazzo di Economia, Aula H (Via dell’Artigliere 19, Verona)

 Alessandra Sciurba

“La cura servile, la cura che serve. Lavoro e cittadinanza nelle migrazioni femminili”

This seminar is a further initiative of the course in Political Philosophy held by Ilaria Possenti.

Public Seminar