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Szendy, Peter

Szendy, Peter

Peter Szendy was born in Paris in 1966. He teaches aesthetics and philosophy at the University Paris X (Nanterre) and is musical advisor for programmes at the Cité de la musique in Paris. His publications include: Listen, A History of Our Ears, Fordham University Press, 2008, and Sur écoute. Esthétique de l'espionnage (Listened in on. An aesthetic of espionage) (Minuit, 2007).

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1.  Commentary | 21/05/2008

Music pirates

Only those who listen actively and perhaps even steal music - like today's DJs - are true listeners, writes French music philosopher Peter Szendy. » more

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