IRCPL in France

IRCPL Director Karen Barkey and Advisory Committee members Souleymane Bachir Diagne, Sudipta Kaviraj, and Nadia Urbinati recently traveled to Lyon, France to participate in a series of conversations with other thinkers, artists, and public figures as part of Villa Gillet’s Mode d’emploi — A Festival of Ideas.

In conjunction with the event, Professor Barkey published an essay, “Sketch for a Discussion on Tolerance,” in Le Huffington Post and spoke to Forum French Culture about the idea in Hapsburg, Russian, French, and Ottoman history. Listen to the complete interview here.

Karen Barkey at RFIProfessor Barkey also spoke with Radio France Internationale about “living in a plural society.”  Listen to the complete interview here.

Villa Gillet recorded other events, still in preparation. Check back here for updates as they become available.

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