Centre for Ethics and Humanism
Centrum voor Ethiek en Humanisme

You are kindly invited to the Annual ETHU Seminar 2018, Social Imaginaries in a Globalizing World, on May 30th, 2018.

Seminar Theme and Aim

In cultural studies, the concept ‘imaginaries’ has gained ground. It is used in several contexts: social imaginaries, violent imaginaries, techno-scientific imaginaries, spatial imaginaries, environmental imaginaries, etc. These uses can be traced back to the works of Benedict Anderson, Cornelius Castoriadis and Charles Taylor, seeking to understand (late) modern societies. (more…)