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Yves Citton, “French Culture Wars around Laïcité : a Tale of Two Fundamentalisms?”
March 4, 2021 @ 1:00 pm - 2:15 pm
Co-sponsored by the Center for European Studies and the Department of French and Italian. Introduced and organized by Jan Miernowski, Professor in the Department of French and Italian as part of the Center for European Studies Spring 2021 Virtual Lecture Series.
Yves Citton is Professor of Literature and Media at the Université Paris 8 Vincennes-Saint Denis and Executive Director of the Ecole Universitaire de Recheche ArTeC. He co-directs the journal Multitudes. He animated for 10 years the weekly radio show Zazirocratie on Radio Campus Grenoble 90.8 FM, with past programs downloadable from this site and from the radio’s. He has published a dozen books, including Contre-courants politiques (Fayard, 2018), Médiarchie (Seuil 2017, English translation to be published by Polity Press in 2019), and Pour une écologie de l’attention (Seuil, 2014,published in English translation by Polity Press as The Ecology of Attention in 2017).