“The relevance of ignorance”: A seminar on Rancière’s The Ignorant Schoolmaster with Todd May, Mikkel Bolt and Mads Kogut
MPP hereby invite you to an open seminar on Jacques Rancière's The Ignorant Schoolmaster.
Date: 17 June 2019, 15:00-17:30
Venue: CBS, Kilen, Kilevej 14, Frederiksberg, room KS71
15:00 - Welcome
15:10 - Todd May
15:30 - Mikkel Bolt
15:50 - Mads Kogut
16:10 - Break
16:30 - Discussion
The presentations and discussions will take point of departure in chapter III and IV of The ignorant Schoolmaster. Contact Niklas Birksted at email@example.com, in case you need the text.
Organizer: Niklas Birksted, firstname.lastname@example.org, CBS
Moderator: Morten S. Thaning, email@example.com, CBS
Professor Todd May, Clemson University. Todd May is the author of The Political Thought of Jacques Rancière – Creating Equality (2008) and Contemporary Political Movements and the Thought of Jacques Rancière – Equality in Action (2010)
Professor Mikkel Bolt, Copenhagen University. Mikkel is a former student of Rancière at Paris VIII and the author of “The Borders of Participation” (2014) and “The Unjust Subject and its Offspring” (2018)
External Lecturer Mads Kogut, CBS. Mads is MA in Philosophy and contemporary critiques of culture from Paris VIII and is currently working on issues relating to Rancière’s pedagogical philosophy.