In the memory of Nelson Mandela: notes about a journey in South Africa

MAR THIERIOT

by Mariana Thieriot-Loisel | december 2013

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Recently, during my journey in South African in March 2009, I discovered a book written by a very interesting journalist and photographer from Poland, who travelled all over the world, and particularly in Africa: Ryszard Kapuscinski. I bought the book in Cape Town and read it once while returning from Africa, and I warmly recommend it: The Other (Verso, London New York, 2008). I learnt that the author died quite recently, in 2007, and that this book was his last; it was translated after his death in 2008. I also read that a major part of his work was still in the process of being translated.

In his book, Kapuscinsky quotes very often the anthropologist Malinowsky and the philosopher Levinas. He speaks of the necessity of developing an anthropological view in journalism, and has a very interesting understanding of the concept of “the other”, and…

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ARTICLE DE MAR THIERIOT DANS PLASTICITES SCIENCES ARTS [PSA] nº48

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Ce numéro qui clot l’année 2017 est concentré sur les rapports entre la philosophie et la science vu sous des angles aussi passionnants que ceux d’Ubiràtan D’Ambrosio qui interroge les comportements culturels transmis et leur dynamique interactive, d’Auguste Nsonsissa qui nous révèle la part du vide au coeur de la nature, d’Abdelkader Bachta qui met face à face Waddington et la morphogenèse de Thom, et enfin de Mar Thieriot pour qui les mutations humaines et leurs nébulosités caractérisent au plus près ces rapports étroits.

Pour lire l’article de Mar Thieriot  “Mutations et nebuleuses: le dialogue entre la philosophie et las sciences”cliquez ici