A Lecture by Bernard Stiegler
Saturday, April 13th 2012 | 4:00-6:00pm | 1 Washington Place | See Map
Please join us for the final PROGRAM event of the 2012-2013 season, co-sponsored by the Department of Comparative Literature. Bernard Stiegler (Philosophy, Goldsmiths, University of London) will present a lecture on “Social Networking and Neuropower,” followed by a discussion moderated by Ben Kafka (Department of Media, Culture, and Communication, NYU).
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 series Technics and Time 1, 2, and 3; 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.