Bonnie Honig (Brown University), next guest of the Chair

Bonnie Honig will be the next guest speaker at the Ferrater Mora lectures from 20 to 24 May 2024. Bonnie Honig is Nancy Duke Lewis Professor of Modern Culture and Media (MCM) and Political Science at Brown University, and (by courtesy) Religious Studies (RS) and Theater and Performance Studies (TAPS). Prof. Honig works in political, feminist and queer theory, immigration policy, as well as film, classical, literary, legal and cultural studies.  The full program will be announced soon.

Serie of lectures "Reflections on Walter Benjamin"

As part of the temporary exhibition Dreams of Walter Benjamin. Watercolours by Gemma Romero Goday a serie of lectures on the figure, life and thought of this German philosopher.


Available the videos of Gilles Lipovetsky

The videos of the Ferrater Mora Lectures given by Gilles Lipovetsky at the Ferrater Mora Chair of the Universitat de Girona from 6 to 8 April 2022 are now available. You will find them by clicking here.

Videos of FM Lessons by Judith Butler, now available on-line

Already available the videos corresponding to Judith Butler’s Ferrater Mora Lectures, October 2020 entitled “LIVABLE LIFE, INHABITABLE WORLD?”


Guest Professors

  • 2024 : Bonnie Honig
  • 2023 : Hélène Cixous
  • 2022 : Gilles Lipovetsky
  • 2020 : Judith Butler
  • 2018 : Allen Buchanan
  • 2018 : Boaventura de Sousa Santos
  • 2017 : Lluís Duch
  • 2016 : Jane Goodall
  • 2015 : John Searle
  • 2015 : Daniel C. Dennett
  • 2014 : Giorgio Agamben
  • 2013 : Jordi Savall
  • 2013 : Zygmunt Bauman
  • 2012 : John Urry
  • 2011 : Agnès Varda
  • 2011 : Peter Sloterdijk
  • 2011 : Rafael Moneo
  • 2009 : Josep Fontana
  • 2008 : Gianni Vattimo
  • 2008 : Joseph Stiglitz
  • 2007 : Ernst Tugendhat
  • 2006 : Michael Nyman
  • 2005 : Agnes Heller
  • 2005 : Seyla Benhabib
  • 2003 : Peter Singer
  • 2002 : Edgar Morin
  • 2001 : Hans Heinz Holz
  • 2001 : Luigi Luca Cavalli-Sforza
  • 2000 : Theo Angelopoulos
  • 1999 : Leszek Kolakowski
  • 1998 : Alain Touraine
  • 1997 : Leonardo Boff
  • 1996 : Richard Rorty
  • 1996 : David Harvey
  • 1995 : Mario Bunge
  • 1995 : Karl-Otto Apel
  • 1994 : Donald Davidson
  • 1993 : Ilya Prigogine
  • 1993 : Eric Hobsbawm
  • 1992 : Noam Chomsky
  • 1992 : Miquel Batllori
  • 1991 : Adam Schaff
  • 1991 : L. A. Santaló
  • 1990 : Paul Ricoeur
  • 1990 : Willard V. Quine
  • 1989 : Josep Ferrater Mora