Automation: Public Lecture by Bernard Stiegler

Thursday 22 February 2018, 06:30pm
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Public Lecture

by Bernard Stiegler
with Shaj Mohan and Ravi Sundaram

Thursday, 22 February 2018 at 6:30 p.m.

 At Goethe Institut Siddhartha Hall

Max Mueller Bhavan, 3 Kasturba Gandhi Marg, New Delhi 110001

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The speakers:

Bernard Stiegler
is a French philosopher and the most important thinker of technology today. He is head of the Institut de recherche et d'innovation (IRI), which he founded in 2006 at the Centre Georges-Pompidou. He is also the founder in 2005 of the political and cultural group, Ars Industrialis, and the founder in 2010 of the philosophy school,, held at Épineuil-le-Fleuriel. He is the author of Technics And Time Vol. 1-3, Acting Out and Automatic Society Vol. 1: The Future Of Work.    

Shaj Mohan is a philosopher based in the Subcontinent. His philosophical monograph on Gandhi with Divya Dwivedi titled Gandhi and Philosophy: On Theological Anti-Politics is forthcoming (Bloomsbury Academic, 2018). His recent research and publications have concerned metaphysics, reason, philosophy of technology, and politics.

Ravi Sundaram is with the CSDS and his work rests at the intersection of the post-colonial city and contemporary media experiences. Sundaram was one of the initiators of the Centre’s Sarai programme. He has co-edited some of volumes in the critically acclaimed Sarai Reader series. His other publications include Pirate Modernity: Media Urbanism in Delhi (2009), No Limits: Media Studies from India (Oxford University Press, 2012) and Delhi’s Twentieth Century (forthcoming OUP).