Michel Serres in Brest, October 2014
|Died||1 June 2019(aged 88)|
|Alma mater||École Navale|
École Normale Supérieure
Philosophy of science
|Hermes, the messenger of the gods, as standing for the communication that takes place between science and the arts|
Michel Serres (1 September 1930 – 1 June 2019) was a French philosopher and author. In 1990, Serres was elected to the Académie française, in recognition of his position as one of France's most prominent intellectuals. He serves as a Professor of French at Stanford University.
Serres died on 1 June 2019 at the age of 88.
References[change | change source]
- Conversations on Science, Culture, and Time: Michel Serres Interviewed by Bruno Latour, University of Michigan Press, 1995, p. 8.
- Schrift (2006), p. 181.
- M. Serres, "La réforme et les sept péchés," L'Arc, 42: "Bachelard special issue" (1970).
- Schrift (2006), p. 180.
- Stanford faculty
- Stanford faculty webpage
- Quand l'académicien Michel Serres valide Wikipédia - Framablog
- Le philosophe et académicien Michel Serres est mort
Other websites[change | change source]
- Media related to Michel Serres at Wikimedia Commons
- Online Collaboration regarding Serres work
- art, writing: michel serres (1995) Interview with Serres by Hari Kunzru including a brief exchange on the relationship of Serres work to Deleuze.
- Steven Connor's website, with links to his writing on Serres
- (in French) Radio Interview by Robert P. Harrison
- (in French) L'Académie française
- (in French) Serres speaking about wikipedia very enthusiastically
- Michel Serres, one of France's 'immortels,' tells the 'grand récit' at Stanford by Cynthia Haven, Stanford Report, May 27, 2009.