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Political Education for Human Transformation
International conference, JSPS and CNRS
Université Paris 1 Panthéon Sorbonne, Institut des sciences juridiques et philosophique de la Sorbonne
December 13th-14th, 2019
The workshop is supported by the JSPS CNRS research program on “Political Education for Human Transformation" (2019-2021, Naoko Saito and Sandra Laugier) and by the Laboratoire Sorbonne Democratie (Paris 1 Panthéon Sorbonne)
Friday, December 13th, 2 pm- 7 pm,
Université Paris 1 Panthéon Sorbonne, Campus Port Royal, 37 boulevard de Port Royal, 75013 Paris, salle de conférences, bâtiment 1, 2e étage
2:00 Welcome and opening
Panel 1 Caring  (for) Education
Chair : Anne Gonon
2:15 Vanessa Nurock (Université Paris 8 Saint Denis)
Moral Education in the French Curriculum today : why should we care ?
3:00 Keiko Matsui Gibson (Kanda University of International Studies)
Care Ethics and Human Transformation: the political power of literature
3:45 Layla Raïd (Université de Picardie Jules Verne)
Philosophy with children and political education: a care ethics perspective
4:30 break
Panel 2 Education to Democracy
chair: Loïc Blondiaux
4:45 Anne Gonon (Doshisha University)
#WeToo – a movement between politics and morality
5:30 Albert Ogien

Reclaiming politics: Uprisings as practical education to democracy


6:15 Dominique Rousseau (Paris 1 Panthéon Sorbonne)

Democracy as a transformative idea


[7:30 dinner]
Saturday, December 14th, 9:30 am- 6:30 pm
Université Paris 1 Panthéon Sorbonne, 17 rue de la Sorbonne, 75005 Paris, escalier C, salle Lalande
Panel 3 Varieties of Political Experience
Chair: Pierre Fasula
9:30 Naoko Saito (Kyoto University)
Political education for human transformation: Reclaiming the feminine voice in American transcendentalism
10:15 Mickaelle Provost (Paris 1 Panthéon Sorbonne)
Undoing Whiteness : a Political Education of one's Experience
11h Elise Domenach (ENS Lyon) 
Nuclear education and forms of life in Japanese documentary cinema after Noriaki Tsuchimoto


12:00 Lunch

Panel 4 Perfectionist Education
Chair: Naoko Saito
2:00 Sarin Marchetti (Roma La Sapienza)
Habituation and Virtue
2:45 Léa Boman (Paris 1 Panthéon Sorbonne)
The Upbuilding of a Man: Democratic Issues in Emerson's Perfectionism
3:30 Hugo Clémot (Paris 1 and Université de Tours)
Cinematographic "Artialisation": some political issues
4:15 break
Panel 5 Political Emotions
Chair: Piergiorgio Donatelli (Roma La Sapienza)
4:30 Paul Standish (UCL Institute of Education)
Shades of an uncivil education
5:15 Fujimoto Namil

Where Is the Hatred Coming From? : One Perspective to Political Emotions

6:00 Paola Marrati (Johns Hopkins University)
Political Emotions and the Transformation of the Self
6:45 Conclusions and discussion