Claude Lefort Memorial - Papers


Claude Lefort
An Intellectual and Political Memorial
30 October 2010
New School for Social Research, New York




Claude Lefort's Journay
Andrew Arato, Chair


Dick Howard............ A Political Biography   (text is in French)
Bernard Flynn.......... With and Beyond Merleau-Ponty
Jean Cohen............. From Human Rights to Democracy (and Rights)
Michael Smith.......... The Style Claude Lefort


Philosophical Innovations
Jean Cohen, Chair


Warren Breckman...... Lefort and the Symbolic Dimension
Andreas Kalyvas........ The Institution of the Social: Lefort and Castoriadis
Samuel Moyn........... The Revolutionary Legacy in Furet and Lefort
Wim Weymans......... Lefort and Arendt


Modernity, Democracy, and Revolution
Dick Howard, Chair


Stathis Gourgouris..... The Void of Modernity
Brian Singer............ Democracy Beyond the Political
Martin Plot............. Lefort and the Question of Democracy -- in America
Andrew Arato.......... Lefort as the Philosopher of 1989