January 10, 2014

The experiment done in 2010 in Venice at the Cinni Foundation to try to connect theology and ecology is now out through an edited book by Pasquale Gagliardi, Anne Marie Reijnen, and Philipp Valentini. Protecting Nature, Saving Cretion. Ecological Conflicts, Religious Passions and Political Quandaries. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2013. The second part which is made of the reactions of the authors to the experiment will be of great interest to all who try to work on the interface between the two concepts of Nature and Creation.

September 6, 2013

The play "Gaia Global Circus" has been played in French in Toulouse over the week end of September 27 to 29 with great success.
In addition many activities (in French and in English) will occur during the two weeks until October 11. This includes a very interesting evening, on Monday the 7th with lectures by Clive Hamilton and Oliver Morton "the time of controversies".
Those lectures will complete a day devoted to the "Controversies mapping award' that mobilizes the consortium called "Demoscience"...

July 23, 2013

The paper book is now on sale in the US.
The digital platform is now fully active (except for the fourth column -contribution- coming soon).

In addition to the text, the platform includes the index/glossary/vocabulary, a large documentation including of course what is traditionally present in footnotes (quotations and bibliographies) but vastly augmented by films, artist galleries, special works commissioned for the platform and of...

July 23, 2013

Miller, A. S. 2013 Speculative Grace. Bruno Latour and Object Oriented Theology (foreword by Levi R. Bryant), new York: Fordham University Press.
Although this short book deals with theology, it is, in effect a quite remarquable presentation of BL's metaphysics from Irreduction to more recent analysis of religious speech act. 

June 25, 2013

The French paper version of the inquiry has been printed and has "hit the stores" in september 2012. The paper and digital version of the English edition will be released during the summer 2013 at the same time.
Face to face meeting have been held in French for the whole year 2012-2013 feeding the content already.
A first "diplomatic encounter" meeting has been held in Weimar around the beings of fiction in June.
You may want to follow the twitter feed @AIMEproject 

April 3, 2013

What is SPEAP for ?
SPEAP is a post-graduate programme aimed at young international professionals. It seeks to recruit academics, social scientists, artists (in the broadest possible meaning, including designers and architects), as well as professionals working in the arts and politics. online application procedure. Deadline 22nd of April.

March 13, 2013

Founded in 2004, The Holberg Prize can be and has been compared to the Nobel Prize of humanities, arts, social sciences and theology. Bruno Latour is the 10th recipient and the second French. It's the second time a specialist of 'science studies' receives the award since Ian Hacking in 2009. The announcement may be watched on the Holberg Memorial Prize site.

October 29, 2012

In the framework of the Gifford Lectures, BL will give six lectures on what the new entity called Gaia - a complex mixture of mythical, spiritual and scientific characters - does to the political philosophy of nature and how its strange set of characters could shift the conversation of "science and religion" toward new territory.

August 30, 2012

The French paper version of the inquiry has been printed and has "hit the stores" in september 2012. The paper and digital version of the English edition will be released during the summer 2013. You may want to follow the twitter feed @AIMEproject
The augmented publication with the full glossary, footnotes, associated documents and pdfs will begin to be accessible in the French version about the same date. 
For a presentation in English of the project, see the video on the link ...

March 26, 2012

Organized by Gilles Verniers from Sciences Po, Delhi, a workshop has assembled around 20 students from India around the mapping controversies principles with lectures in the morning and practical exercises in the afternoon led by Pierre Jullian de la Fuente from the Sciences Po médialab and hosted by professor Srinivasan director of the Divecha Centre for Climate Change.