24H OF NIGHT & IDEAS

From Fiji to San Francisco, via Seoul, Tel Aviv or Bogota, as the night progresses, embark on an exceptional 24-hour digital experience for a true round-the-world trip of thought!

LIVE AT NIGHT
24 HOURS OF NIGHT AND IDEAS

A mosaic of exceptional guests

Guest of Honour: Hartmut Rosa

Around the German sociologist Hartmut Rosa, find many personalities among whom Gong Ji-young, Johnnie To, Ludmila Oulitskaïa, Claus Meyer, Djaïli Amadou Amal, Iman Mersal, Francesco Rutelli, Daan Roovers, Patti Smith, Thomas Pesquet, Lonnie Bunch, Barbara Cassin, Souleymane Bachir Diagne, London Breed, Christia Mercer.

Hartmut Rosa

German sociologist
9:45 a.m., 11:00 a.m., 9:00 p.m.

Patti Smith

American singer and poet
00h30 (29.01)

Johnnie To

Hong Kong director
13h40

Lyudmila Ulitskaya

Russian novelist and screenwriter
14h15

Johnnie To

Director
13h40

Lyudmila Ulitskaya

Novelist and screenwriter
14h15

Djaïli Amadou Amal

Cameroonian novelist
20h30

Ailton Krenak

Brazilian philosopher & writer
1h20 (29.01)

Gong Ji-young


12h30
In this interview, the South Korean novelist Gong Ji-young will discuss the themes at the heart of her work: human fragility, the fight against injustice and caring for others.

Davy Chou


13h50
Dialogue between the French-Cambodian director Davy Chou and high school students about his experience of confinement.

Iman Mersal


22h05
The Egyptian poetess Iman Mersal, now living in Canada, will question this relationship of distant proximity to her country of origin or how to remain close to her culture while being far away.

Janis Otsiemi


19h10
This famous Gabonese mystery writer takes us to discover the district of Libreville where he grew up to tell us about his sources of inspiration.

Souleymane Bachir Diagne and Barbara Cassin


04h45 (29.01)
In a transatlantic dialogue between Paris and New York, these two great figures of philosophy will give their thoughts on the plurality of languages, the meaning of the act of translating and its power to bring people together.

Thomas Pesquet


7h30 (29.01)
From Houston, French astronaut Thomas Pesquet, currently preparing for his second space mission, will tell us about the unique experience of the body in space, in dialogue with Spanish-American astronaut Michael López-Alegría.

EXPLORE THE NIGHT!

"Give us an idea of the night.
Tell us what ideas it gives you..."

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Vandana Shiva

Writer and activist
India
15h30

Thomas Pesquet

Spaceman
France United States
07:30 January 29th

Barbara Cassin

Philosopher
France United States
04:45 a.m. 29 January

Souleymane Bachir Diagne

Philosopher
Senegal United States
04:45 a.m. 29 January

Hartmut Rosa

Sociologist
Germany
09:15 and 11:05 and 21:05

Patti Smith

Singer and poetess
United States
00:30 a.m. January 29th

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