The chaos of feelings – A research and creation encounter

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With the Agence nationale de la Recherche

Cloître Saint-Louis © Christophe Raynaud de Lage


In pursuit of love or of the great white whale: Orpheus, captain Ahab, and Andromaque are driven by the chaos of feelings. Following the works themselves, artists and researchers will present their readings of those characters’ troubled states.


With Yngvild Aspeli, Jean Bellorini, Marie Bergstrom (research fellow, sociologist, INED), Gwenaël Morin, Isabelle Régner (cognitive psychology professor at Aix-Marseille Université), Clotilde Thouret (comparative literature professor at Université de Lorraine), Mélanie Traversier (modern history lecturer at Université de Lille, member of the Institut universitaire de France), Georges Vigarello (historian at the EHESS), Sylvain Venayre (contemporary history professor at Université Grenoble-Alpes)

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Moby Dick

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  • Yngvild Aspeli

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