Philosopher Ali Benmakhlouf to tour Ireland! [fr]
Doctor in philosophy and professor at Université Paris Est Ali Benmakhlouf will be giving a series of public talks in Cork, Waterford and Dublin between the 16th and the 18th of April. Don’t miss this great opportunity to discuss different aspects of philosophy and society, from Antiquity to the present day with this world renowned thinker!
Ali Benmakhlouf is a doctor in philosophy. He is currently a professor at the université de Paris Est for the department of philosophy and a senior member of the institut universitaire de France.
Ali Benmakhlouf is a Professor of philosophy at the Université de Paris Est-Créteil. His research interests include medieval Arabic philosophy and the philosophy of logic.
As an associated expert by the UNESCO he conducted the intercultural philosophical dialogue between the Arab and the Asiatic world. He is also particularly involved in the questions of bioethics as a former member of the French National Ethics Advisory Committee.
He was elected member of the académie nationale de pharmacie and is a member of the société française de philosophie and of Institut international de philosophie.
© Philippe Grollier
Amongst his recent publications, Pourquoi lire les philosophes arabes (2015) and La conversation comme manière de vivre (2016).
We’re very pleased to welcome Ali Benmakhlouf to Ireland, in partnership with the Embassy of Morocco, to share his research and work.
Don’t miss this great opportunity to discuss different aspects of philosophy and society, from Antiquity to the present day with this world renowned thinker! These events are free and open to the general public (must RSVP online):
Monday the 16th of April:
- La conversation comme forme de civilité (in French) at 4pm at University College Cork, College Road, room ORB 1.24 RSVP
- La philosophie arabe médiévale: quelle transmission pour l’Europe de la Renaissance et celle des Lumières? (in French) at 6.30pm at the Alliance française, 36 Mary St, Ballintemple, RSVP
Tuesday the 17th of April:
- Reading Arabic Philosophy: a contemporary perspective (in English) at 1pm at the Waterford Institute of Technology, Cork Road, RSVP
Wednesday the 18th of April,
- Conversation with philosopher Ali Benmakhlouf (in French) at 6.30pm at the Alliance française, 1 Kildare Street, RSVP
Until then, discover Ali Benmakhlouf through this interview with TV5Monde: