Upcoming conference: “Stanley Cavell — PHILOSOPHY THE DAY AFTER TOMORROW and the Aesthetics of the Ordinary” (Paris, France)

Below is the program for an amazing conference on the work of Stanley Cavell that will be held October 5-6 at the Université Paris 1 Panthéon Sorbonne. To visit the conference website, please click here.

Stanley Cavell

PHILOSOPHY THE DAY AFTER TOMORROW and the Aesthetics of the Ordinary

October 5-6, 2012

Université Paris 1 Panthéon Sorbonne

Friday 5 October

17:30 Session 1 Aesthetics of the Ordinary

  • William Rothman (University of Miami): “Pick Yourself Up, Dust Yourself Off, and Start All Over Again: Cavell, Astaire, Emerson”
  • Richard Shusterman (Florida Atlantic University): “Vie philosophique et esthétique de l’ordinaire : Cavell après Emerson et Thoreau”

Saturday 6 October

10:00 Session 2 Film and the Ordinary

  • Marc Cerisuelo (Université Aix-Marseille): “Cavell, James et Mickey : ou pourquoi le cinéma n’est pas un art”
  • Hugo Clémot (Université Paris 1/ PhiCo): “L’expérience manquée, la critique cinématographique et Cadillac Man”

11:15 break

  • Naoko Saito (Kyoto University): “The Senses of the Ordinary in Walden”

13:00 lunch break

14:30 Session 3 Passionate Utterances

  • Layla Raid (Université de Picardie Jules Verne, CURAPP): “Unhappy Performatives and Moral Education”
  • Daniele Lorenzini (Université Paris 12): “Performative, Passionate and Courageous Utterances. On Cavell, Foucault, and Discourse as a Force”

16:00 break

16:30 Session 4 Skepticism

  • Elise Domenach (ENS Lyon): “L’appel au jour nouveau et le désir d’une fin du monde: figures du scepticisme”
  • Paul Standish (Institute of Education, University of London): “Succès de Scandale: Running Risks with Cavell and Levinas”

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s