On October 16-17, 2017, the Collège International de Philosophie in Paris will hold a conference on “De la dictature à l’état d’exception. Institutions, droit, théories” (“From dictatorship to state of exception. Institutions, Law, Theories”). Organized by Marie Goupy (CIPh) and Yann Rivière (EHESS), the conference aims at a historical and philosophical reconstruction of the idea of exception. This will include the institutional varieties of emergency powers, as well as the language of the exception. A detailed program can be found here, online inscription is required.
The conference will be held in French.