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Libera Pisano

Wandering Languages: Toward a Philosophy of Translation

The next session of IFILNOVA’s Experimental Seminar on Philosophy and Literature will take place on March 14, from 4:00 to 6:00 PM, in room SC of Colégio Almada Negreiros, and will be hosted by Libera Pisano (IFILNOVA), who will give a presentation entitled “Wandering Languages: Toward a Philosophy of Translation”.


Libera Pisano is Assistant Researcher at the Universidade NOVA de Lisboa (FCT Stimulus of Scientific Employment, Individual Support). She was research associate at the Exzellenzcluster “Understanding Written Artefacts” at the University of Hamburg, where she has been working since 2016. She received her PhD in theoretical Philosophy from La Sapienza (Rome) in 2014, with a dissertation entitled “Lo spirito manifesto. Percorsi linguistici nella filosofia hegeliana” (ETS 2016). She was Research Fellow at the Department of Political and Social Science at the University of Calabria, Junior Fellow at the Maimonides Centre for Advanced Studies, Visiting Research Fellow at the University of Haifa and at the Humboldt Universität of Berlin. She is the author of several essays on the role of language in Hegel’s writings, Giambattista Vico, Leopold Zunz, Moses Mendelssohn, Gustav Landauer, on contemporary German Jewish philosophy, and on the concept of Diaspora.

If you are interested in hosting a future session or in receiving more information about this event, please contact Ana Falcato at All are welcome.

Event supported by the Foundation for Science and Technology (Fundação para a Ciência e para a Tecnologia) of the Portuguese Ministry of Education and Science under the projects UIDB/00183/2020 and UIDP/00183/2020.

Next sessions
17 April – Ricardo Mendoza-Canales (CFUL)
28 May – Ana Mira (IFILNOVA, ESTC)
11 June – Sofia Miguens (Universidade do Porto)
2 July – Catarina Barros (IFILNOVA)