Moritz Gansen studied philosophy, sociology and English language and literature at the Free University of Berlin, the Centre for Research in Modern European Philosophy, Kingston University, Goldsmiths, University of London and the Albert-Ludwigs-University of Freiburg. He is currently doing his doctorate at the Institute of Philosophy at the Technical University of Darmstadt with a thesis on the reception and transformation of Anglo-American pragmatism in 20th century French philosophy. He has lectured in Germany, Finland, Ireland, the Netherlands, Sweden, Switzerland, Spain and the United Kingdom and published his work in several anthologies. Moritz Gansen is co-founder of the collective platform diffrakt | zentrum für theoretische peripherie, where he has organised numerous events since its foundation, including, with Hannah Wallenfels, the series dis:positions | French philosophy today and with Georg Dickmann and Hannah Wallenfels the series SO FAR | Science-Fiction(s). In addition to his theoretical and philosophical-historical activities, he works as a freelance translator and editor and as a freelance dramaturg. Moritz Gansen lives in Berlin.
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