List of Publications

Books

  1. La nostalgie de l’individuel. Essai sur le rationalisme pratique de Gilles-Gaston Granger (Longing for the Individual. Essay on Practical Rationalism in Gilles-Gaston Granger’s Writings), June 2012, Vrin publishing, 257p.

 

Book Chapters and Essays

  1. Le récit au travail”, in Histoire et fiction dans les littératures modernes (France, Europe, monde arabe). L’écriture de l’histoire tome 2 (“Narrative at Work” in History and Fiction in Modern Literature (France, Europe, Arab World). Writing History, Vol. 2). Richard Jacquemond (ed.), L’Harmattan, January 2006, 16p. Arabic Translation: Al-qass fi-l-‘amal”, trans. Khalil Kilfat, in the Journal Fusul, Cairo, GEBO ed., n°67, Summer-Fall 2005, pp. 251-262.

  2. Misunderstanding : Culture between Communication and Communication Breakdown”, S. Kellerer, A. Nierhoff-Fassbender et al., Missverständnis – Malentendu: Kultur zwischen Kommunikation und Störung, Würzburg, Königshausen & Neumann, October 2008, 15p.

  3. Gilles-Gaston Granger”, in Die französische Philosophie im 20. Jahrhundert. Ein Handbuch (20th Century French Philosophy – a handbook), Kurt Röttgers and Thomas Bedorf (eds.), Darmstadt, Wissenschaftliche Buchgesellschaft, November 2008, 2p.

  4. Retour sur les tabous de l’histoire” (Historical Taboos Revisited) (with Xavier Carpentier-Tanguy), Ingrid Streble, Amélie Sandoval, Daniel Mirsky (eds.): Verboten, verschwiegen, ungehörig? Ein Blick auf Tabus und Tabubrüche/Interdit, inconvenant, inacceptable? Pour une réflexion sur les tabous et leur violation (Forbidden, concealed, unseemly? Taboos and how they are broken). Berlin: Logos Verlag, December 2008 (Schriften zur Kultur- und Geistesgeschichte; Bd. 1) (Writings on History of Culture and Ideas; Vol. 1).

  5. Reconsidering the Discursive Turn in Social Sciences and Immigration Studies” (with Any Freitas), in Hofirek, Klvanova and Nekorjak (eds.) Boundaries in Motion, Centre for the Study of Democracy and Culture, Brno, 2009, 13p.

  6. L’existentialisme poïétique de Gilles-Gaston Granger” (Gilles-Gaston Granger’s Poietic Existentialism), Bruno Cany and A. Soulez (eds.), La pensée de Gilles-Gaston Granger (The thought of Gilles-Gaston Granger), Paris, Hermann, 2010, pp. 237-255.

  7. Towards a Collaborative Platform for Cultural Texts Translators" (with Aurélien Bénel), in Pierre Maret (éd.), Virtual Community Building and the Information Society: Current and Future Directions. Hershey (Pennsylvania): IGI Global, June 2011.

  8. Herméneutique (connaissance)” (Hermeneutics (knowledge), in Denis Thouard and Christian Berner (eds.), Dictionnaire des concepts de l’herméneutique (Dictionary of Concepts in Hermeneutics), Paris, Vrin  (forthcoming, 2013), 4p.

 

Articles in Journals

  1. Le concept d’histoire dans la philosophie de Gilles-Gaston Granger” (The Concept of History in Gilles-Gaston Granger’s Philosophical Thought), EspacesTemps.net, March 2004, http://espacestemps.net/document556.html, 16p.

  2. L’oubli de la sémantique dans le programme cognitiviste. Réflexions sur l’œuvre de François Rastier” (How Cognitivism forgot about Semantics. Reading François Rastier), Texto!: http://www.revue-texto.net/Inedits/Lacour_LOubli.html (December 2004), 24p.

  3. Gilles-Gaston Granger et la Critique de la Raison Symbolique” (Gilles-Gaston Granger and the Critique of Symbolical Reason), online periodical Texto!: http://www.revue-texto.net/Inedits/Lacour_Granger.html (Mars 2005), 26p.

  4. Du paralogisme cognitiviste à la médiation sémantique. Le langage comme enjeu sémiotique” (From Cognitivist Paralogism to Semantic Mediation. A Semiotic View on Language), special number of the periodical Labyrinthe on cognitive sciences’ contribution to social sciences, Maisonneuve et Larose, May 2005, 13p. (p. 53-66). Scientific coordination, interviews with F. Rastier et A. Bouvier.

  5. Diskursivität. Zur logischen Erklärung der Hemerneutik Ricoeurs” (Discursivity. Towards a Logical Explanation of Ricoeur’s Hermeneutics), in Energeia – Online Zeitschrift für Sprachwissenschaft und Sprachphilosophie (Energeia – Online Periodical for Linguistics and Philosophy of Language), Nov. 2009, 28p. http://www.coseriu.com/zeitschrift/2009/diskursivitaet.html.

  6. Discours, texte, corpus”, in Linguistique et littérature: Cluny, 40 ans après (Discourse, Text, Corpus, in Cluny, 40 years later), D. Ablali & M. Kastberg (eds.), Proceedings of the Cluny  Symposium (29-31/10/2007). 12p. Online publication nov. 2010 : http://alufc.univ-fcomte.fr/index.php?page=5 

  7. «TIC, Collaboration et Traduction: vers de nouveaux laboratoires de translocalisation culturelle », (ICT, Collaboration and Translation: towards new laboratories of cultural translocalization), Meta 55(4) Journal for Translators, December 2010 (together with Aurélien Bénel, franck Eyraud, Any Freitas and Diana Zambon).

  8. "TraduXio: nouvelle expérience en traduction littéraire", in Traduire, SFT, 225, Paris, December 2011 (together with Aurélien Bénel, Yuliya Goncharova, Franck Eyraud Any Freitas and Diana Zambon).

  

Proceedings

  1. “Discours, texte, corpus”, in Cluny, 40 ans après (Discourse, Text, Corpus, in Cluny, 40 years later), D. Ablali & M. Kastberg (eds.), in http://laseldi.univ-fcomte.fr/php/accueil.php.

  2. "Translation and the New Digital Commons", Tralogy Symposium: "Translation Careers and Technologies: Convergence Points for the Future", Paris, March 3-4 2011, online publication (15.06.2011). 

  3. "TraduXio, a collaborative Platform for Multilingual Translation", proceedings of the International Conference: "Translation and the Accomodation of Diversity: Indian and non Indian perspectives", November 22-24 2010, Université de Bretagne Sud, Lorient, France.

  4. "Enhancing Linguistic Diversity through Collaborative Translation. TraduXio: an Open Source Platform for Multilingual Workflow Management in Media", proceedings of the International Conference hosted at Aberysthwyth University by the Mercator Network and supported by the European Commission: "Media Convergence and Linguistic Diversity: How can the creative industries contribute to language vitality in a multiplatform environment", May 18-19 2010.

 

Other Forthcoming Articles

  1. Faux et usage de faux”(Fake and Faking). Publication of the Council of Europe, Summer University in Strasbourg (2003), on “falsification of history”, Peter Lang (end of 2010) En quel sens la rationalité juridique est-elle herméneutique ?

  2. « Sur un héritage contemporain de la philosophie pratique ricoeurienne en théorie du droit », Philosophy Today (submitted, to be published in 2012)

  3. « Penser  la traduction: entre Ricoeur et Granger », online Journal Ricoeur Studies (submitted)

  4. Réflexion critique sur l’œuvre de François Ost  (à partir des livres : De la pyramide au réseau, (Publication des Facultés Universitaires de Saint-Louis, Bruxelles, 2002) ; Traduire. Défense et illustration du multilinguisme (Paris, Fayard, 2009) ; et Droit et traduction (Québec, PUL, 2010), en cours de rédaction (titre à préciser, soumis courant 2012)

 

Papers Recently Presented

  1. European University Institute in Florence.

    • The Critique of Sociological Reason. Habermas’s Theory of Communicative Action in perspective”, 16 October 2005 (seminar on Laws in Context).

    • Is a Purely Procedural Theory of Justice Possible? After Paul Ricoeur’s Le Juste”, 25 October 2005 (Theory of Justice and the Global Dimensions of Law).

  1. Malentendu, communication et discours” (Misunderstanding, communication and discourse) French-German interdisciplinary conference: Malentendu: bien entendu, une affaire de communication! (Misunderstanding, correct understanding, it’s all about communication!) organised by the association Giraf, University of Cologne, 1-2 June 2007.

  2. Diskursivität und Leben nach Ricoeur“ (Discursivity – life according to Ricoeur), Workshop Das Leben Verstehen. Perspektiven hermeneutischer Philosophie in Deutschland und Frankreich (Understanding Life. New Perspectives for a Philosophy of Hermeneutics in Germany and France), hosted by the French Centre in Berlin, 3 July 2007.

  3. Le raisonnement naturel au risque de l’herméneutique: réflexions sur l’épistémologie de Jean-Claude Passeron” (Natural Reasoning at the Mercy of Hermeneutics: Jean-Claude Passeron’s Epistemology), seminar on “Herméneutique et contextualisation” (Hermeneutics and Contextualisation), Christian Berner and Denis Thouard, MSH Nord- Pas-de-Calais - Erasmus International Institute, 14 December 2007, by invitation.

  4. Die Sprachfähigkeit als Leitfaden einer philosophischen Anthropologie des fähigen Menschen(Faculty of Speech as a Guide to the Philosophical Anthropology of Human Capacities), Master’s class on Philosophy taught by Pr. Jean Greisch on: “Fehlbarkeit und Fähigkeit. Die philosophische Anthropologie Paul Ricoeurs” (Fallibility and Capacity. Paul Ricoeur’s Philosophical Anthropology), organised by the Philosophy Research Institute Hannover, in cooperation with the Max-Weber-Kolleg for cultural and social studies (Erfurt), Erfurt, 3-7 March 2008.

  5. Que faire de la notion de fiction?” (What is to Become of Fiction as a Concept?), seminar organized by the research group EA 4195 TELEM / Modernities, University Michel de Montaigne-Bordeaux3, April 2008, by invitation.

  6. La théorie ricoeurienne de la justice”(Ricoeur on Justice), a seminar on philosophy and social theory hosted by the Marc Bloch Centre in Berlin, 10 April 2008.

  7. Un nouveau droit naturel? Sur le livre de Rainer Forst: Das Recht auf Rechtfertigung (Suhrkamp, 2007)” (A New Right of Nature? Discussing Rainer Forst’s book on the Basic Right to Justification), seminar on philosophy and social theory, Marc Bloch Centre in Berlin, April 2008 ; seminar on legal philosophy, Perelman Centre (Brussels), Oct. 2008.

  8. Malaise logique dans la Culture / Das logische Unbehagen in der Kultur. Sur une ambiguïté logique de l’anthropologie contemporaine” (Civilization and Its Logical Discontents. On a Logical Ambiguity in Modern Anthropology), with E. Désveaux, a seminar on philosophy and social theory hosted by the Marc Bloch Centre in Berlin, 19 June 2008.

  9. Clinique et Critique. Le juste entre théorie de la justice et clinique de l’injustice. Ou: la rationalité pratique au risque du contexte” (The Clinical and the Critical. Between Justice in Theory and Injustice in Practice, or: How Context puts Practical Rationality at Risk), April-May 2009. Seminar on philosophy and social theory hosted by the Marc Bloch Centre in Berlin, and seminar of the Centre of Political Theory at the Université Libre in Brussels.

  10. Critique of François Ost’s book “Traduire. Défense et illustration du multilinguisme” (Translating. Defending and Illustrating Multilinguism) (Paris, Fayard, 2009).

  • La traduction et l'idée de cosmopolitisme européen: illustration numérique“ (Translation in the Light of European Cosmopolitism: a Web Illustration), seminar of the Centre of Political Theory at the Université Libre in Brussels, 17 Nov. 2009.

  • La traduction: paradigme pour la théorie de la justice” (Translating: a Paradigm for the Theory of Justice), seminar of the Perelman Centre for Legal Philosophy, Free University in Brussels (ULB), 2010.

  1. "Formal thinking and musical forms" (« Pensée formelle et formes musicales »), "Musical Meaning" Seminar (« Signification musicale »), A. Soulez, MSH, Paris 8, December 2d 2009, by invitation.

  2. "Object and Method of a Social Science: Gilles-Gaston Granger between Durkheim and Lévi-Strauss" (« Objet et méthode d'une science sociale: Gilles-Gaston Granger entre Durkheim et Lévi-Strauss"), Workshop Durkheim et Lévi-Strauss: le goût de la césure ou le prix de la filiation, organized by the LIAS and IMM departments, Paris, EHESS, March 12 2010.

  3. "The Nostalgy of the Individual. On G.G. Granger's practical rationalism"Saudade do Individual. Sobre o racionalismo prático de G.G. Granger. »), Centro de Lógica, Epistemologia e História das Ciências, Universidade Estatual de Campinas (Brazi)l, March 26 2010, by invitation.

  4. "To what extent is Legal Rationality hermeneutical ? On a contemporary legacy of Ricoeur's practical philosophy in Legal Theory" (« En quel sens la rationalité juridique est-elle herméneutique ? Sur un héritage contemporain de la philosophie pratique ricoeurienne en théorie du droit »), Symposium Reading Ricoeur Once Again: Hermeneutics and Practical Philosophy, Faculdade de Ciências Sociais e Humanas, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, 7-10 juillet 2010.

  5. "Narration at Work. On the Discursivity of Human Sciences" (« Le récit au travail. Sur la discursivité des sciences humaines »), Department of French Literature, Kyoto University, July 15th 2010.

  6. "Paul Ricoeur's Theory of Discourse" (« La théorie ricoeurienne du discours »), Department of French Literature and Translation, Korea University, College of Liberal Arts, Seoul, July 21st 2010.

  7. "Discursivity: Towards a Logical Explanation of Ricoeur's Hermeneutics" (« Discursivité: pour une explicitation logique de l'herméneutique ricoeurienne »), Philosophy Department, University of Pretoria, August 20th 2010.

  8. "Thinking Translation: between Granger and Ricoeur", School for Translation and Interpretation, University of Ottawa (Faculty of Arts), January 20th 2011 (by invitation)

  9. “From surrationalism to clinical reason: Granger’s interpretation of Bachelard’s Philosophy”, International Symposium Gaston Bachelard, Ecole Normale Supérieure in Paris, March 2012

  10. What Can Contemporary Translation Technologies Teach us about the Notion of Individual" CIEPFC seminar, Ecole Normale Supérieure in Paris, June 2012

 Organising academic events / Responsibilities

  • Workshops:

    1. Das Leben Verstehen. Perspektiven hermeneutischer Philosophie in Deutschland und Frankreich (Understanding Life. New Perspectives for a Philosophy of Hermeneutics in Germany and France), French Centre in Berlin, 3 July 2007.

    2. Neue Auslegungen des Strukturalismus (Novel Interpretations of Structuralism), Freie Universität in Berlin, 1 November 2008.

    3. La connaissance de la vie et la question de l'homme / Knowledge of Life and the Question of Human Nature, Université de Paris 1 Sorbonne, 26 novembre 2010 (organized with Alexis Dirakis, Thomas Ebke et Perrine Marthelot) ;  partnership with the University of Potsdam, the Centre Marc Bloch in Berlin,  the Giraf NGO and the journal Mitwelt.

  • Presentations, academic discussions:

    1. French and Italian academic discussion of modern poetry (Venice, Milan, Bologna). In cooperation with the journal Po&sie (Belin), Michel Deguy, Andrea Zanzotto, Flavio Ermini, Luciano Cecchinel, Paolo Fabbri an Giorgio Agamben, Venice, Querini Stampalia Foundation, October 18th, 2004.

    2. French and Italian academic discussion of Sartre, with Frédéric Worms (Lille 3 / CIEPFC-ENS Paris), April 2005, at the universities in Venice and Padua.

    3. French and Italian academic discussion of Jean-Claude Passeron and Jacques Revel’s (ed.) book “Penser par cas” (Thinking by Case) (Paris, EHESS, 2005): presentation at the universities of Venice, Padua, and at the European Institute in Florence, June 2005.

    4. F. Worms’s (Lille 3/CIEPFC, ENS Paris) presentation: “Qu’est-ce qui est vital?” (What is vital?), Marc Bloch Centre in Berlin, February 2008.

    5. Assisting in coordinating F. Worms’s presentation at the French Centre (Freie Universität Berlin): “Le moment contemporain de la philosophie française” (French Philosophy Today), February 2008.

  • Conference-Exhibition: “Espaces/Environnement/Métamorphoses” (Spaces/Environments/ Metamorphoses) Venice, October-November 2004. Eleven modern artists exhibit their works at the Venetian Arsenal, during the biennale of modern art. French-Italian conference organised by the University Paris 1 Sorbonne and the University Ca’Foscari in Venice.

  • Scientific coordination: special number of the journal Labyrinthe (n°20) on cognitive sciences’ contribution to human sciences. Article including interviews with François Rastier and Alban Bouvier. May 2005.

  • Seminar creation and coordination: Traduire les sciences de la culture (Translating Cultural Sciences – “Untranslatables” in Human and Social Sciences). Sessions hold twice a month between June and December 2007.

 

Reviews

  1. Major, René (ed.), Les Etats Généraux de la psychanalyse (July 2003) (The States-General of Psychoanalysis), Paris, Aubier, 2003. Review published in the journal Labyrinthe, Maisonneuve and Larose, Winter 2004 (n°17), 3p. Followed by online publication: http://labyrinthe.revues.org/index185.html

  2. Noiriel, Gérard, Penser avec. Penser contre. Itinéraire d’un historien (Thinking with. Thinking against. Tracing a Historian’s Steps), Paris, Belin, 2003. Review published in the journal Labyrinthe, Maisonneuve and Larose, April 2004 (n°17), 5p. Followed by online publication: http://labyrinthe.revues.org/index214.html

  3. Hartog, François, Régimes d’historicité. Présentisme et expériences du temps (Regimes of Historicity. Presentism and Time Experiences), Paris, Seuil 2003. Online review: EspacesTemps.net, Mensuelles, http://espacestemps.net/document646.html (June 2004), 17p.

  4. Passeron Jean-Claude and Revel Jacques (eds.), Penser par cas, EHESS, 2005. Available at: http://Espacestemps.net.document1337.html (“Penser par cas, ou comment remettre les sciences humaines à l’endroit”) (Thinking by cases, or how to put social sciences back the right way up). English (with Lucie Campos) and italian (with Guido Gorgoni and Cristina d'Alessandro-Scarpari) translations available (May 2005), 17p.

  5. Malaise logique dans la culture. Sur une ambiguïté épistémologique de l’anthropologie contemporaine” (Civilization and Its Logical Discontents. On a Logical Ambiguity in Modern Anthropology, double review of the works of Emmanuel Désveaux (Spectres de l’anthropologie (Aspects of Anthrophology), Montreuil, Aux lieux d’être, 2007) and Alban Bensa (La fin de l’exotisme (The End of Exotism), Toulouse, Anacharsis, 2006), http://www.revue-texto.net/index.php?id=2022.

  6. Lévi-Strauss en mode mineur” (Lévi-Strauss in Small), review of Emmanuel Désveaux’s book Au-delà du structuralisme. Six méditations sur Claude Lévi-Strauss (Beyond Structuralism. Six Studies on Claude Lévi-Strauss), Paris, Complexe, 2008, 4p. Text available online http://www.laviedesidees.fr/Levi-Strauss-en-mode-mineur.html

  7. Penser à vif” (Vital Thinking), review of Frédéric Worms’s book, La philosophie française au 20ème siècle (20th Century French Philosophy). Moments, Paris, Gallimard, 2009). Online Journal Nonfiction.fr, http://www.nonfiction.fr/article-2810-penser_a_vif.htm ; English and German translations soon to appear in online periodical Espacestemps.net.

  8. Fonder la justice sur le droit à la justification?” (Justice based on the Right to Justification?), criticial review of Rainer Forst’s book Das Recht auf Rechtfertigung, Elemente einer konstruktivistischen Theorie der Gerechtigkeit (The Right to Justification – Elements of a Constructivist Theory of Justice), Frankfurt/M, Suhrkamp, 2007, Les Archives de Philosophie (submitted).

  9. Les mots pour le dire” (The Right Words), criticial review of Emmanuel Renault’s book L’expérience de l’injustice. Reconnaissance et clinique de l’injustice (Experiencing Injustice. Recognition and the Clinic of Injustice), Paris, La Découverte, 2004, Les archives de philosophie (submitted).

  10. Review of François Ost: Traduire. Défense et illustration du multilinguisme (Translating. Defending and Illustrating Multilinguism), Paris, Fayard, 2009 (work in progress).

 

Interviews

  1. with linguist François Rastier: “Les sciences cognitives” (Cognitive Sciences), special number of Labyrinthe, the online periodical (on cognitive sciences’s contribution to social sciences), Maisonneuve and Larose, May 2005, pp. 117-134; followed by online publication: http://revue-texto.net/ Dialogues/Dialogues.html and http://labyrinthe.revues.org/index749.html

  2. with sociologist Alban Bouvier: “Quelques remarques sur le programme de sociologie cognitive” (Comments on Cognitive Sociology), special number of Labyrinthe, the online periodical (on cognitive sciences’s contribution to social sciences), Maisonneuve and Larose, May 2005, pp. 135-154. Soon to be published online: http://labyrinthe.revues.org/index751.html

  3. with anthropologist Emmanuel Désveaux: “Logiques amérindiennes” (Amerindian Logics), Texto!, January 2009, http://www.revue-texto.net/index.php?id=2021, 24p.

 

Translations

  1. Fǿllesdal Dagfinn, “L’herméneutique et la méthode hypothético-déductive”, Herméneutique contemporaine. Comprendre, interpréter, connaître. (Hermeneutics Reader), D. Thouard (ed.), Paris, Vrin 2011. [“Hermeneutics and the hypothetico-deductive method”, Dialectica, vol. 33, n° 3-4, 1979, 18p].

  2. Tugendhat Ernst, “L’anthropologie comme philosophie première”, Methodos, Lille, Presses Universitaires du Septentrion, Winter 2011, 10p. [„Anthropologie als erste Philosophie“ (Anthrophology as Prime Philosophy), in Anthropologie statt Metaphysik (Anthropology instead of Metaphysics), Beck Verlag, March 2007, 20p.].


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