Summer School in Global Studies and Critical Theory
 

THE HUMAN IN QUESTION

Bologna • June 25 – July 6, 2018

 

MONDAY, JUNE 25
 
4.30-6.30 pm
Welcome and registrations (Piazza San Giovanni in Monte, 2, Aula Prodi)
 
7.00-7.30 pm
Welcoming cocktail
 
7.30-8.30 pm
Lecture
PAUL GILROY, Antiracism and Planetary Humanism (Biblioteca dell'Archiginnasio, Piazza Galvani, 1, open to the public)
 
TUESDAY, JUNE 26
 
10.00-12.00 am
Morning course
 
2.00-4.00 pm
Workshop
Form at the Limits of the Human (Piazza San Giovanni in Monte, 2, Aula Specola, open to the public)
Coordinated by DEBJANI GANGULY, RANJANA KHANNA and SARAH NUTTALL
 
2.00-4.00 pm
Laboratory
Bologna Social Practice Lab (Piazza San Giovanni in Monte, 2, Aula Gambi)
Directed by PEDRO LASCH, in collaboration with ROSSELLA MAZZAGLIA
 
4.30-6.30 pm
Afternoon courses
     • LAURENT DUBOIS and ACHILLE MBEMBE, Trees and the Human (Piazza San Giovanni in Monte, 2, Aula Gambi)
     • NEGAR MOTTAHEDEH, Big Data and the Human Interface (Piazza San Giovanni in Monte, 2, Aula AntiProdi)
 
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 27
 
10.00-12.00 am
Morning course
PARTHA CHATTERJEE, The Cynicism of Power and the Morality of the People (Piazza San Giovanni in Monte, 2, Aula Fumagalli)
 
2.00-4.00 pm
Workshop
Form at the Limits of the Human (Piazza San Giovanni in Monte, 2, Aula Specola, open to the public)
Coordinated by DEBJANI GANGULY, RANJANA KHANNA and SARAH NUTTALL
 
2.00-4.00 pm
Laboratory
Bologna Social Practice Lab (Piazza San Giovanni in Monte, 2, Aula Gambi)
Directed by PEDRO LASCH, in collaboration with ROSSELLA MAZZAGLIA
 
4.30-6.30 pm
Afternoon courses
     • LAURENT DUBOIS and ACHILLE MBEMBE, Trees and the Human (Piazza San Giovanni in Monte, 2, Aula Gambi)
     • NEGAR MOTTAHEDEH, Big Data and the Human Interface (Piazza San Giovanni in Monte, 2, Aula AntiProdi)
     • VRON WARE, Learning from Insects: Symbiosis, Sympoiesis and the Half-Life of Gender (Piazza San Giovanni in Monte, 2, Aula Specola)
 
8.30-9.30 pm
Critical dialogue
On Race and Racism (Biblioteca dell'Archiginnasio, Piazza Galvani, 1, open to the public)
IAN BAUCOM, PAUL GILROY, LUCA JOURDAN and ACHILLE MBEMBE
 
THURSDAY, JUNE 28
 
10.00-12.00 am
Morning course
PARTHA CHATTERJEE, The Cynicism of Power and the Morality of the People (Piazza San Giovanni in Monte, 2, Aula Fumagalli)
 
2.00-4.00 pm
Laboratory
Bologna Social Practice Lab (Piazza San Giovanni in Monte, 2, Aula Gambi)
Directed by PEDRO LASCH, in collaboration with ROSSELLA MAZZAGLIA
 
4.30-6.30 pm
Afternoon courses
     • LAURENT DUBOIS and ACHILLE MBEMBE, Trees and the Human (Piazza San Giovanni in Monte, 2, Aula Gambi)
     • NEGAR MOTTAHEDEH, Big Data and the Human Interface (Piazza San Giovanni in Monte, 2, Aula AntiProdi)
     • VRON WARE, Learning from Insects: Symbiosis, Sympoiesis and the Half-Life of Gender (Piazza San Giovanni in Monte, 2, Aula Specola)
 
FRIDAY, JUNE 29
 
10.00-12.00 am
Morning course
PARTHA CHATTERJEE, The Cynicism of Power and the Morality of the People (Piazza San Giovanni in Monte, 2, Aula Fumagalli)
 
2.00-4.00 pm
Participants' papers (Piazza San Giovanni in Monte, 2, Aule Gambi, Specola e Seminari 2, open to the public)
 
SATURDAY, JUNE 30
 
2.00 pm - 6.00 pm - public event
Coordinated by PEDRO LASCH and ROSSELLA MAZZAGLIA
 
6.00 pm - 7.00 pm - public event
 
MONDAY, JULY 2
 
9.15 am - 1.30 pm
3.00 pm - 5.45 pm
Workshop
The Global South: Theories, Narratives, Spaces and Technologies (Scuola Superiore di Studi Umanistici, Via Marsala 26, Sala Rossa, open to the public)
Coordinated by CAMILLA FOJAS and DEBJANI GANGULY
 
TUESDAY, JULY 3
 
10.00-12.00 am
Morning course
 
2.00-4.00 pm
Laboratory
Bologna Social Practice Lab (Piazza San Giovanni in Monte, 2, Aula Gambi)
Directed by PEDRO LASCH, in collaboration with ROSSELLA MAZZAGLIA
 
4.30-6.30 pm
Afternoon courses
     • TIZIANA TERRANOVA, The Global Community of (Hyper)Social Networks (Piazza San Giovanni in Monte, 2, Aula Gambi)
 
9.00-10.30 pm
Paolo Fresu & Daniele Di Bonaventura Concert (Piazza Verdi, open to the public)
Free Entry
 
WEDNESDAY, JULY 4
 
10.00-12.00 am
Morning course
 
2.00-4.00 pm
Laboratory
Bologna Social Practice Lab (Piazza San Giovanni in Monte, 2, Aula Gambi)
Directed by PEDRO LASCH, in collaboration with ROSSELLA MAZZAGLIA
 
4.30-6.30 pm
Afternoon course
     • TIZIANA TERRANOVA, The Global Community of (Hyper)Social Networks (Piazza San Giovanni in Monte, 2, Aula Gambi)
 
8.30-9.30 pm
Critical dialogue
A Dialogue on Ni una menos (Biblioteca dell'Archiginnasio, Piazza Galvani, 1, open to the public)
PAOLA RUDAN and RITA SEGATO
 
THURSDAY, JULY 5
 
10.00-12.00 am
Morning course
 
2.00-4.00 pm
Laboratory
Bologna Social Practice Lab (Piazza San Giovanni in Monte, 2, Aula Gambi)
Directed by PEDRO LASCH, in collaboration with ROSSELLA MAZZAGLIA
 
4.30-6.30 pm
Afternoon courses
     • TIZIANA TERRANOVA, The Global Community of (Hyper)Social Networks (Piazza San Giovanni in Monte, 2, Aula Gambi)
 
FRIDAY, JULY 6
 
10.00-12.00 am
Morning course
 
2.00-4.00 pm
Participants' papers (Piazza San Giovanni in Monte, 2, Aule Gambi, Specola e Seminari 2, open to the public)
 
7.00-7.30 pm
Closing cocktail (Biblioteca dell'Archiginnasio)
 
7.30-8.30 pm
Lecture