On May 22 and 23, 2023, a workshop on “Scholar-Activism and Transformative Knowledge” was held at the Hamburg based Centre on “Futures of Sustainability.” It was organized by Frank Adloff (Director of the Centre) in collaboration with Madhulika Banerjee and Tobias Müller, who are Fellows at The New Institute (Hamburg).
In fall 2022, the English translation of Frank Adloff’s 2018 book “Politik der Gabe ” was published with a new preface by Bristol University Press as “Politics of the Gift: Towards a Convivial Society.” The book is part of the series “Alternatives to Capitalism in the 21st Century” edited by Lara Monticelli and Torsten Geelan. The Humanities Centre for Advanced Studies “Futures of Sustainability” invited to a book launch and a convivial evening on 15 Feb 2023 in Hamburg. It was attended by around 50 people, some of them via Zoom.
Manifesto for an Ecosocial Energy Transition from the Peoples of the South The International Convivialist Association (ICA) has signed the“Manifesto […]
“Politics of the Gift”: A convivial evening
with Prof. Dr. Frank Adloff
hybrid event, 15 Febr. 6-8 p.m. (CET), Hamburg
New Article by Frédéric Vandenberghe about Alain Caillé’s Anti-Utilitarian Sociology Frédéric Vandenberghe’s new article “Sociology as political philosophy: Alain Caillé’s […]
New PublicationFrank Adloff: “Politics of the Gift” The English translation of Frank Adloff’s 2018 book “Politik der Gabe: Für ein […]
Generation C, a movement created in 2020 in Cambodia, is a socially driven artistic movement striving for an empathic civilization promoting emotional intelligence, ethics, and social responsibilities
Out Now: Anthology on Rights of Nature edited by Frank Adloff &Tanja Busse published by the German Federal Agency for […]
New Publication Alain Caillé: “Das Paradigma der Gabe” The German translation of Alain Caillé’s 2019 book “Extensions du domaine du […]
by Noemi Gal-Or, July 2022. How can the convivialist ethos, of a political philosophy of living together in conviviality, and defying hubris, materialise in practice? A comparative approach places convivialism within the larger stream of similar contemporary discourses (transhumanism and posthumanism) in order to contrast its particular contribution to praxis. The convivialist uniqueness lies in its holistic and inclusive approach to communication: the pluriversalist language. The paper describes three examples of pluriversalist beginnings. It stresses that the pluriversalist process of communication must be spread widely, not left to representative and activist bodies alone but engulf everyone everywhere in all matters of life.