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Lunch debate: Can the city save the world?

woensdag, 27 februari, 2013 - 12:15
Campus: Brussels Humanities, Sciences & Engineering campus
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2.12
Cosmopolis & Urban Studies Network
www.cosmopolis.be
debate and book presentation

kan de stad de wereld redden, VUB-lezingLunch debate with Bas Van Heur, Sofie Vermeulen and Eric Corijn, following the publication of the book 'Kan de stad de wereld redden?' (Can the city save the world?)

The publication Kan de stad de wereld redden? collects texts of Eric Corijn. The social scientist and cultural philosopher is an atypical academic. Philosophy of science, leisure studies, psychoanalysis, culture and community building to debates on nationalism and populism are but a few of the topics studied. Urbanity has become the central focus of his thinking and action. The book gives an insight into the development of his thoughts, visions and concepts.

Timing

  • 12:15-12:30 Welcome with sandwiches and coffee
  • 12:30-13:30 Bas van Heur and Sofie Vermeulen interview Eric Corijn¬†
  • 13:30-14:00 Questions from the public and debate

Language: English
Participation: free of charge, but registration is required

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