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Prof. dr. Yoni Van Den Eede

Yoni Van Den Eede
Yoni Van Den Eede is Postdoctoral Fellow of the Research Foundation – Flanders (FWO) and part-time Assistant Research Professor, affiliated with the research groups Centre for Ethics and Humanism (ETHU) and Culture, Emancipation, Media & Society (CEMESO), both at the Free University of Brussels (VUB). He conducts research into the philosophy of technology, media theory and media ecology, with an emphasis on phenomenological, cultural, existential and political themes, and is the author of Amor Technologiae: Marshall McLuhan as Philosopher of Technology (Brussels, VUBPRESS, 2012), Mens en media. Van Marshall McLuhan tot een hedendaagse filosofie van media en technologie (Tielt, LannooCampus, 2014) and Vanzelf. Tegen het efficiëntiedenken en de doelmatigheidscultuur (Leuven, Acco, 2015). He is a member of the Board of Directors of the Society for Phenomenology and Media, and was President of that same society from 2014 to 2016. Yoni Van Den Eede's publications

Posts on ETHU:

Doctoral Seminar ‘Virtual Media’ w/ guest speaker David Zweig

May 30th, 2012 | Posted by Yoni Van Den Eede in Events - (Comments Off)

Time: July 5th, 2012 – 5-7 pm
Location: Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Building C – fifth floor, Room 5C402 (“Professorenzaal”)
Entrance: free – registration is mandatory

Guest speaker:

David Zweig – ‘Fiction Depersonalization Syndrome: How (Over)exposure to Media Affects Self-Perception’


“McLuhan’s Philosophy of Media” – Centennial Conference / Contact Forum

October 27th, 2011 | Posted by Yoni Van Den Eede in Events - (Comments Off)

Marshall McLuhan (1911-1980): media theorist, cultural critic, provoker. But undoubtedly influential. In 2011, McLuhan would have celebrated his 100th birthday. A perfect moment to look back as well as ahead. (more…)

Andrew Feenberg is one of the leading theorists in the contemporary Philosophy of Technology.  (more…)