Saturday, April 13, 4:00 p.m.
Location: Jerry H. Labowitz Theatre for the Performing Arts, 1 Washington Place
Bernard Stiegler is leading philosopher of technology and culture. He is the founding director of the Institut de Recherche et d'Innovation at the Pompidou Center in Paris, and a founding member of the collective Ars Industrialis: An International Association for an Industrial Politics of Technologies of the Spirit. His publications include the several volumes of La Technique et le temps, published in English as Technics and Time; Disbelief and Discredit 1, 2, and 3; as well as Acting Out, Taking Care of Youth and the Generations, and Towards a New Critique of Political Economy.
Social Networking and Neuropower
Followed by a discussion moderated by BEN KAFKA (Department of Media, Culture, and Communication, NYU).
Co-sponsored by the Department of Comparative Literature; the Department of Media, Culture, and Communication; the Humanities Initiative; Information Futures; and Cultural Services of the French Embassy.