Vinciane Despret: "The real role of science fiction is to make possibilities more perceptible."

Director(s)  Victor & Simon
Participant(s)  Kara Keeling

In this interview, Vinciane Despret, a philosopher who is passionate about ethology, explains how science fiction can make the possible perceptible. She illustrates how ethology, by attributing emotions and forms of consciousness to animals, has modified our perception of them. She also highlights the importance of fabulation in science fiction, which makes visible aspects of reality that are often ignored.

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