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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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