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Transdisciplinary Review of Human Plasticity
Ilke Angela Marechal is a writer, poet and translator. She is an in particular author of
"Sciences and Imaginary" (Albin Michel, 1994) and translated the book of Marie-Louise
Von Franz "Matter and Psyche"
(Albin Michel, 2002). She was also produced the
emission "EPECTASE" on Radio-Aligre FM during several years and
organized meetings between the scientific and artistic universes at the Dosne-Thiers Foundation, the Institute of France or the Palais de la Découverte in Paris.
She is currently deputy of the association SPACE (
Georges Friedenkraft is a director of research at the CNRS, specialized in neurosciences, but is also poet and president of the association "Jointée" which publishes the poetic review "Jointure". It delivers here an overview of its interior space where poetry and science are discovered, challenging themselves mutually with respect to their respective territories but refusing any scission. George Friedenkraft thus explains to us through his own experience how one could be scientific and poet at the same time and what led him during its singular history to use these two inclinations "to look at stars".
Georges Friedenkraft. We did not resist to plunge you in the universe of the haïkus or rather of the French "haïkous" to which G Friedenkraft initiates us, because it prolongs the experiment, proves it, reveals it, directs it, diversifies it and finally open to us the at the same time the metric space and the illuminations of the Japanese poetic language.
Ana Leonor Madeira Rodrigues attended
Sorry, but all these papers, except titles & summaries, are still not translated in English.
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