Thursday 29 November

9:00 – 9:30 Introduction to the seminar – Luigi Pellizzoni (University of Pisa)

9:30-11:00 Mauro Bonaiuti (University of Turin) and Marco Deriu (University of Parma) – Limits as an emerging dimension in the ecological crisis

Discussant: Alice Dal Gobbo (Cardiff University), Viviana Asara (WU University Vienna)


11:30-13:30 Discussion and work in progress


14:45-15:00 Presentation of the exhibition Art-ethnographic findings from the Anthropocene: naturalcultural productions/diffractions from a Mediterranean ‘Fourth Landscape’ – Silvia Lelli and Nadia Breda (University of Florence)

15:00-16:30 Stefania Barca (CES-University of Coimbra) – Limits to growth and eco-feminist materialism

Discussant: Laura Centemeri (CNRS Paris), Salvo Torre (University of Catania)


17:00-19:00 Discussion and work in progress

Friday 30 November

9:00-10:30 Onofrio Romano (University of Bari) – Dépense as limit. Bataille as critic of growth

Discussant: Emanuele Leonardi (CES –University of Coimbra), Roberta Raffaetà (University of Bolzano)


11:00-13:00 Discussion and work in progress

13:00-14:00 Conclusion and planning of future activities