Josep Ramoneda

Josep Ramoneda
Josep Ramoneda

(Cervera, Lleida, 1949) is a journalist, philosopher and writer, a regular columnist in the newspaper El País and commentator on the radio station Cadena Ser. He was director of the Centre of Contemporary Culture of Barcelona from 1989 to 2011, president of the Institut de la Recherche et de l’Innovation (IRI) of Paris from 2009, director of the Institut d’Humanitats (Institute of Humanities) from 1986 to 1989, columnist for the newspaper La Vanguardia (1980-1996), and lecturer in Contemporary Philosophy at the Autonomous University of Barcelona from 1975 to 1990. He has published a great number of books, notable amongst which are Apologia del present. Assaigs de fi de segle (Apology for the Present: Essays for the End of a Century, Edicions 62, 1989); Después de la pasión política (After the Political Passion, Taurus, 1999); Del tiempo condensado. Globalización, inmigración, terrorismo, cultura (On Condensed Time: Globalisation, Immigration, Terrorism, Culture, Debolsillo, 2003); Contra la indiferencia. Apología de la Ilustración (Against Indifference: Apology for the Enlightenment, Galaxia Gutenberg, 2010); and La izquierda necesaria (The Necessary Left, RBA Libros, 2012).

Participation in upcoming activities

Contents

El futur econòmic de Catalunya

Publications

El futur econòmic de Catalunya

Lideratge econòmic i poder polític

Seminari Economia

Publications

Seminari Economia

El futur econòmic a Catalunya: lideratge econòmic i poder polític

Art i temps / Arte y tiempo

Publications

Art i temps / Arte y tiempo

Margaret Michaelis

Publications

Margaret Michaelis

Fotografia, avantguarda i política a la Barcelona de la República / Fotografía, vanguardia y política en la Barcelona de la República / Photography, avantgarde and politics in the Barcelona of the Republic

In Favour of Public Space

Publications

In Favour of Public Space

Ten Years of the European Prize for Urban Public Space

Elementos de nueva política

Publications

Elementos de nueva política

Anyway

Publications

Anyway

Arxipèlag d’excepcions / Archipelago of Exceptions

Publications

Arxipèlag d’excepcions / Archipelago of Exceptions

Sobiranies de l’extraterritorialitat / Sovereignties of Extraterritoriality

Atopia

Publications

Atopia

Art i ciutat al segle XXI / Art and City in the 21st Century

Breaking the Wall

Publications

Breaking the Wall

The Social Responsibility of Palestinian and Israeli Academics and Intellectuals at Times of Violent Conflict: An Introspective Search

Fronteres

Publications

Fronteres

Debat de Barcelona VII

Interview with Josep Ramoneda

Videos

Interview with Josep Ramoneda

Philosopher & writer

In Common. Freedom

Videos

In Common. Freedom

Lecture by Josep Ramoneda

I+C+i. Digital Humanities

Videos

I+C+i. Digital Humanities

Introduction by Josep Ramoneda and Bernard Stiegler

I+C+i. Digital Humanities

Images

I+C+i. Digital Humanities

Pantalla Global

Videos

Pantalla Global

Press conference presentation virtual plataform

The Democratic Imaginary in the Era of Globalization. Opening Session

Videos

The Democratic Imaginary in the Era of Globalization. Opening Session

Debate with Mario Soares, Jorge Sampaio, Josep Ramoneda and Cândido Mendes

The Democratic Imaginary in the Era of Globalization

Images

The Democratic Imaginary in the Era of Globalization

XXIII Conference of the Academy of Latinity

Kosmopolis 11. How the books are born. Inside a writer's office

Videos

Kosmopolis 11. How the books are born. Inside a writer's office

Claudio Magris in conversation with Josep Ramoneda

Atopia

Images

Atopia

Art and City in the 21st Century

CCCB LAB

Videos

CCCB LAB

Presentation

Immigration: social and cultural capital. Immigrants or new citizens? Integration and/or exclusion?

Videos

Immigration: social and cultural capital. Immigrants or new citizens? Integration and/or exclusion?

Debate with Josep Ramoneda, Blair Ruble and Pep Subirós

Has participated in

La Maleta de Portbou

Debate

La Maleta de Portbou

Magazine presentation

20th Anniversary of the Olympic Games

Debate

20th Anniversary of the Olympic Games

The Impact of the Games, 20 Years on: Barcelona, an International Referent of Change and Urban Transformation

LLUÍS DUCH. Banalisation of the Word

Debate

LLUÍS DUCH. Banalisation of the Word

Public lecture

I+C+i #6. Digital Humanities

Debate

I+C+i #6. Digital Humanities

The Democratic Imaginary in the Era of Globalization

Debate

The Democratic Imaginary in the Era of Globalization

XXIII Conference of the Academy of Latinity

Claudio Magris in conversation with Josep Ramoneda

Debate

Claudio Magris in conversation with Josep Ramoneda

How the books are born. Inside a writer's office

Europe, final crisis?

Debate

Europe, final crisis?

Lecture by Étienne Balibar

The economy

Debate

The economy

Lecture by Antón Costas

If it wasn't for crisis we'd still be bacteria

Debate

If it wasn't for crisis we'd still be bacteria

Lecture by Jorge Wagensberg

Love, reason, irony

Debate

Love, reason, irony

Lecture by Eva Illouz

Political language

Debate

Political language

Lecture by Claudio Lomnitz

Compromise

Debate

Compromise

Lecture by Avishai Margalit

Beauty

Debate

Beauty

Lecture by François Jullien

Gender equality

Debate

Gender equality

Lecture by Gosta-Esping Andersen

Territory, Authority, Rights

Debate

Territory, Authority, Rights

Lecture by Saskia Sassen

Crises and Fables

Debate

Crises and Fables

Opening Lecture by Soledad Puértolas

Round table: “The City to Come: Futures in Question”

Debate

Round table: “The City to Come: Futures in Question”

To mark the presentation of the catalogue of the exhibition “Local, local!”

The Future of Chance

Debate

The Future of Chance

Lecture by Antonio Tabucchi

The Future of the Soul

Debate

The Future of the Soul

Lecture by Eva Illouz

Living with Diversity

Debate

Living with Diversity

For a Politics of Hope in Europe

The Fragile Future of Utopias

Debate

The Fragile Future of Utopias

Lecture by Francisco Jarauta

The Future of Democracy and the Imagination

Debate

The Future of Democracy and the Imagination

Lecture by Azar Nafisi

The Future of the Family

Debate

The Future of the Family

Lecture by Anna Cabré

The Future of Biomedicine

Debate

The Future of Biomedicine

Lecture by Jordi Camí

The Future of Islam

Debate

The Future of Islam

Lecture by Faisal Devji

The Future of Work

Debate

The Future of Work

Lecture by Sidi Mohammed Barkat

The Future of the Museum and of the Novel

Debate

The Future of the Museum and of the Novel

Opening Lecture by Orhan Pamuk

Ulysses and Modernity

Debate

Ulysses and Modernity

Lecture by Claudio Magris

Crisis Culture

Debate

Crisis Culture

Cuba and its futures

Debate

Cuba and its futures

A New World Ethic in Today's Political and Economic Crisis

Debate

A New World Ethic in Today's Political and Economic Crisis

Lecture by Hans Küng

Presentation of the book Malas Noticias

Debate

Presentation of the book Malas Noticias

The Media and Criminal Politics and Safeguards in Spain

Disrespect

Debate

Disrespect

Lecture by Axel Honneth

Racial Impurity: a Blocked Dream

Debate

Racial Impurity: a Blocked Dream

Lecture by Ash Amin

At the Gateway to Europe

Debate

At the Gateway to Europe

The Religious Ambiguity of Purity

Debate

The Religious Ambiguity of Purity

Lecture by Lluís Duch

Climate Change and the Human Condition: On Some Limits to Human History?

Debate

Climate Change and the Human Condition: On Some Limits to Human History?

Lecture by Dipesh Chakrabarty

Social Identity and Personal Identity

Debate

Social Identity and Personal Identity

Opening Lecture by Clément Rosset

The Dilemmas of Tibet

Debate

The Dilemmas of Tibet

Tzvetan Todorov

Debate

Tzvetan Todorov

War Against Terrorism

Targeted Publics:

Debate

Targeted Publics:

Arts and Technologies of the Security City

The Word

Debate

The Word

Lecture by Ivan Klíma

The Metamorphoses of Communism

Debate

The Metamorphoses of Communism

Friendship

Debate

Friendship

Lecture by Jordi Llovet

Madness and Reason

Debate

Madness and Reason

Lecture by Remo Bodei

Vulnerability, Survivability

Debate

Vulnerability, Survivability

Lecture by Judith Butler

Creation

Debate

Creation

Lecture by Chantal Maillard

The Meaning of Life

Debate

The Meaning of Life

Lecture by Terry Eagleton

Debate

Utopías e ilusiones naturales

The Meaning of Waiting

Debate

The Meaning of Waiting

Lecture by Enrique Vila-Matas

Violence

Debate

Violence

Opening Lecture by Michela Marzano

Debate

Urban peripheries

Debate

Urban peripheries

Debates at the CCCB

Debate

The mediterranean:

Debate

The mediterranean:

Myth and reality

Populisms

Debate

Populisms

Barcelona – Krakow

Debate

Barcelona – Krakow

Changing Visions – Visions of Change

Chechnya, the silenced conflict

Debate

Chechnya, the silenced conflict

Tribute to Anna Politovskaya

The legacy of Hannah Arendt

Debate

The legacy of Hannah Arendt

Global Lies, Local Violence

Debate

Global Lies, Local Violence

The World after 9/11

Theologies of power

Debate

Theologies of power

Religion and Politics in Contemporary Europe

Urban cracks

Debate

Urban cracks

Segregation and Counterculture in Brazil

In praise of hospitality

Debate

In praise of hospitality

Notes on the future of Europe

Artisans of the Beauty of Life Itself

Debate

Artisans of the Beauty of Life Itself

Lecture by Ángel Gabilondo

The Good Life

Debate

The Good Life

Lecture by Pascal Bruckner

Flesh and Machines: Artificial Intelligence

Debate

Flesh and Machines: Artificial Intelligence

Lecture by Rodney A. Brooks

Tehran

Debate

Tehran

High tension in Tehran

Humanitarianism, a Politics of Life?

Debate

Humanitarianism, a Politics of Life?

Lecture by Rony Brauman

What is Life?

Debate

What is Life?

Lecture by Lynn Margulis

Humans: Technological Primates

Debate

Humans: Technological Primates

Lecture by Eudald Carbonell

Complexity versus Uncertainty, or the Question of Persevering as Uncertainty Increases

Debate

Complexity versus Uncertainty, or the Question of Persevering as Uncertainty Increases

Opening Lecture by Jorge Wagensberg

Bringing down the wall II

Debate

Bringing down the wall II

Societies in Asymmetric Conflict: The Impact of Occupation on the Palestinian and Israeli Identities

Archipelago of exception

Debate

Archipelago of exception

Sovereignties of extraterritoriality

Beirut

Debate

Beirut

Civil pleasures, civil wars

Beirut: civil pleasures, civil wars

Audiovisuals

Beirut: civil pleasures, civil wars

Trascendence

Debate

Trascendence

Lecture by Luc Ferry

Power

Debate

Power

Lecture by Josep Ramoneda

Suicide

Debate

Suicide

Lecture by Soheib Bencheikh

Fear

Debate

Fear

Lecture by Josep Maria Terricabras

Money

Debate

Money

Lecture by André Comte-Sponville

Desire

Debate

Desire

Lecture by Harvie Ferguson

Body

Debate

Body

Lecture by José Luis Pardo

The Self and the World: What Basis for a Cosmopolitan Public Sphere?

Debate

The Self and the World: What Basis for a Cosmopolitan Public Sphere?

Opening Lecture by Craig Calhoun

Urban traumas

Debate

Urban traumas

Cities and disasters

At war

Debate

At war

Breaking the wall

Debate

Breaking the wall

The Social Responsibility of Palestinian and Israeli Academics and Intellectuals at Times of Violent

New Borders and Universal Values

Debate

New Borders and Universal Values

Lecture by Zygmunt Bauman

From Frontlines to Borders in Europe and Around

Debate

From Frontlines to Borders in Europe and Around

Lecture by Michel Foucher

Crisis of Politics, Crisis of Democracy?

Debate

Crisis of Politics, Crisis of Democracy?

East-West: the Imaginary Fracture

Debate

East-West: the Imaginary Fracture

Lecture by Georges Corm

ATOPIA

Exhibition

ATOPIA

Art and City in the 21st Century

The cultures of work

Exhibition

The cultures of work