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Barbara Cassin in Conversation in French with Souleymane Bachir Diagne

Join a conversation with French philosopher Barbara Cassin at Columbia University about her autobiography Le bonheur, sa dent douce à la mort. A poignant story drawn from anecdotes heard over time that help to release memories and create a philosophical reflection on life.

Barbara Cassin is Doctor of Philosophy and Emeritus Research Director at the National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS) in Paris. A program Director at the International College of Philosophy, she is also Director of its Scientific Council and member of its Board of Directors. She published Jacques le Sophiste, Lacan, logos et psychanalyse and La Nostalgie, Quand donc est-on chez soi ? Ulysse, Enée, Arendt.

Souleymane Bachir Diagne is the Director of the Institute of African Studies, Professor of French and of Philosophy at Columbia.

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