Maurizio Ferraris is full Professor of Philosophy at the University of Turin, where he is also the Director of the LabOnt (Laboratory for Ontology) and of the Centre for Theoretical and Applied Ontology (CTAO). He is a Fellow of Käte Hamburger Kolleg “Recht als Kultur” (Bonn) and a Honorary Fellow of the Center for Advanced Studies of South East Europe (Rijeka) and of the Internationales Zentrum Für Philosophie NRW. He has been Fellow of the Italian Academy for Advanced Studies in America and of the Alexander von Humboldt Stiftung. He has also been Directeur d’études of the Collège International de Philosophie and a Visiting Professor at the École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales (Paris) as well as other European and American Universities. He is a columnist for ‘La Repubblica’, the Director of ‘Rivista di Estetica’, and the Co-director of ‘Critique’ and the ‘Revue francophone d’esthétique’. He wrote almost fifty books that have been translated into several languages. The books that have appeared in English are: History of Hermeneutics (Humanities Press, 1996), Documentality or Why it is Necessary to Leave Traces (Fordham UP, 2012), Goodbye Kant! (SUNY UP, 2013); forthcoming in 2014: Where Are You? An Ontology of the Cell Phone (Fordham UP) and Manifesto of New Realism (SUNY UP). Maurizio Ferraris has worked in the field of aesthetics, hermeneutics, and social ontology, attacching is name to the theory of Documentality and contemporary New Realism. New Realism, sharing significant similarities with Speculative Realism and Object Oriented Ontology, has been the subject of several debates and national and international conferences and has called for a series of publications that involve the concept of reality as a paradigm even in non-philosophical areas (see Impact).

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Enciclopedia Treccani

 

2014

Spettri di Nietzsche, Milano, Guanda, pp. 272.

2013

Realismo Positivo, Torino, Rosenberg e Sellier, pp. 112

From Fictionalism to Realism, with C. Barbero, A. Voltolini (and other authors), Newcastle, Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2013, pp. 160

Filosofia globalizzata, Milano, Mimesis, pp.104

2012

Bentornata Realtà. Il nuovo realismo in discussione (with Mario De Caro), Torino, Einaudi, pp. XII – 234

Lasciar tracce: documentalità e architettura, Milano, Mimesis, pp.96

Manifesto del nuovo realismo, Roma-Bari, Laterza, 2012, pp. 114; Manifiesto del nuevo realismo, transl. by José Blanco Jiménez, Santiago de Chile, Ariadna, 2012; Manifiesto del Nuevo Realismo, Madrid, Actas, 2013; Manifesto du nouveau réalisme, Paris, Hermann, 2014;  Manifest des neuen Realismus, Frankfurt a. M., Klosternann, 2014; Manifesto of New Realism, SUNY Press, 2014.

2011

Anima e iPad, Parma, Guanda, pp. 185; 2nd edition 2011; Âme et iPad, Montréal, Les Presses de l’Université de Montréal, 2014.

Filosofia per dame, Parma, Guanda, pp. 208

2010

Ricostruire la decostruzione. Cinque saggi a partire da Jacques Derrida, Milano, Bompiani, pp. 128; 2nd edition 2010

2009

Documentalità. Perché è necessario lasciar tracce, Roma-Bari, Laterza, pp. XV-429; 2nd edition 2010; Engl. edition: Documentality, Why It Is Necessary to Leave Traces, translated by Richard Davies, Aug. 2012, Paperback, 400 pages, Oxford University Press, Usa.

Piangere e ridere davvero. Feuilleton, Genova, il melangolo, pp. 100

Una Ikea di università. Alla prova dei fatti (new extended edition), Milano, Raffaello Cortina, pp. 161

2008

Storia dell’ontologia (with other authors), Milano, Bompiani, pp. 826; 2nd edition 2009;

Il tunnel delle multe. Ontologia degli oggetti quotidiani, Torino, Einaudi, pp. 284

2007

La Fidanzata Automatica, Milano, Bompiani, pp. 204

Sans Papier. Ontologia dell’attualità, Roma, Castelvecchi, pp. 233

2006

Babbo Natale, Gesù Adulto. In cosa crede chi crede?, Milano, Bompiani, pp. 151

Jackie Derrida. Ritratto a memoria, Torino, Bollati Boringhieri, pp. 120; spanish translation: Jackie Derrida. Retrato de memoria, Bogotá, Siglo del Hombre, 2007

2005

Dove sei? Ontologia del telefonino, Milano, Bompiani, pp. 294; 2nd edition 2006; 3nd edition 2010 with an introduction by Umberto Eco; french translation by Pierre-Emmanuel Dauzat, T’es où? Ontologie du téléphone mobile, Paris, Albin Michel, pp. 312, 2006; new edition in the series “Letture di filosofia”, with an introduction by Umberto Eco, Milano, Il Sole 24 ore, pp. 350, 2007; Spanish translation by Carmen Revilla Guzmán, ¿Dónde estás? Ontología del teléfono móvil, Barcelona, Marbot, 2008, pp. 320; Romanian translation by Teodora Pavel, Alo? Unde eşti? Mic tratat despre telefonul mobil, Bucureşti, RAO, pp. 336, 2008; Hungarian translation by Judit Gál, Hol vagy? A mobiltelefon ontológiája, Budapest, Európa, 2008, pp. 448; Russian translation, NLO Publisher; Turkish translation, Periferi Kitap; Korean translation, Hyunsil Publisher; USA English translation, Fordham University Press; Serbian translation by Ivo Kara-Pešić, Gde si? Ontologija mobilnog telefona, Fedon, Beograd 2011, pp.358.

2004

Goodbye Kant!, Milano, Bompiani, pp. 154; 5th edition 2006; Spanish translation, Goodbye, Kant! Qué queda hoy de la Critica de la razón pura, Madrid, Losada, pp. 205, 2007; French translation by Jean-Pierre Cometti, Goodbye, Kant! Ce qu’il reste aujourd’hui de la Critique de la raison pure, Préface by P. Engel, Paris, Editions de l’éclat, pp. 176, 2009;  Serbian translation by Ivo Kara-Pešić, Goodbye Kant! Šta ostaje danas od Kritike čistog uma, Paideia, Beograd 2010; English translation, SUNY Press, forthcoming.

2003

Ontologia, Napoli, Guida, pp. 168; 2nd edition 2008

Introduzione a Derrida, Roma-Bari, Laterza, pp. 161; 3rd edition 2008; spanish translation, Introducción a Derrida, Buenos Aires-Madrid, Amorrortu editores, pp. 186, 2006

2001

L’altra estetica (with other authors), Torino, Einaudi, pp. 351

Il mondo esterno, Milano, Bompiani, pp. 210 – 2° edition with new postface (pp. 211 – 215) in “Studi Bompiani”, pp. 215 – March 2013 – ISBN: 978-88-452-4925-9

Experimentelle Ästhetik, Wien, Turia und Kant, pp. 170

Una ikea di università, Milano, Cortina, pp. 117

2000

Nietzsche y el nihilismo, Madrid, Akal, pp. 87

1999

La filosofia del Novecento (with other authors), Pavia, Ibis, pp. 176

Nietzsche (with other authors), Roma-Bari, Laterza, pp. 422; 2nd edition 2004

1998

L’ermeneutica, Roma-Bari, Laterza, pp. 130; 2nd edition 2003; mexican translation, La hermenéutica, translation by J. L. Bernal, Ciudad de México, Taurus Mexicana, 2000; spanish translation by Lázaro Sanz, La Hermenéutica, Madrid, Ediciones Cristiandad, 2004

Honoris causa a Derrida, Torino, Rosenberg & Sellier, pp. 106

1997

Estetica razionale, Milano, Cortina, pp. 648

Il gusto del segreto, with J. Derrida, Roma-Bari, Laterza, pp. 181; english translation, A Taste for the Secret, London, Blackwell, 2001; portuguese translation, O Gosto do Segredo, Lisboa, Fim de Século, 2006

1996

Estetica (with other authors), Torino, Utet, pp. 114

L’immaginazione, Bologna, il Mulino, pp. 157; spanish translation by F. Campillo Garcia, La Imaginación, Madrid, Visor, 1998; turkish translation by Firat Genç, İmgelem, Ankara, Dost, 2008, pp. 143

1994

Analogon rationis, Milan, Pratica filosofica, pp. 150

1992

Mimica. Lutto e autobiografia da Agostino a Heidegger, Milano, Bompiani, pp. 150; spanish translation, Luto y Autobiografía, Mexico City, Taurus, 2000

1991

La filosofia e lo spirito vivente, Roma-Bari, Laterza, pp. 280

1990

Postille a Derrida, Torino, Rosenberg & Sellier, pp. 308

1989

Nietzsche e la filosofia del Novecento, Milano, Bompiani; 2nd edition 1999, pp. 170; new edition, with a new introduction, 2009

1988

Storia dell’ermeneutica, Milano, Bompiani; 9th edition, with a new introduction, 2008, pp. 528; english translation, History of Hermeneutics, New Jersey, Humanities Press, 1996; spanish translations, Historia de la Hermeneutica, Madrid, Akal, 2001 / Mexico City, Siglo XXI, 2002

1987

Ermeneutica di Proust, Milano, Guerini e associati, pp. 124

1984

La svolta testuale. Il decostruzionismo in Derrida, Lyotard, gli “Yale Critics”, Pavia, Cluep, pp. 145; 2nd edition, Milano, Unicopli, 1986; spanish translation (partial) in M. Asensi (ed.), Teoría literaria y deconstrucción, Madrid, Arco / Libros, 1990

1983

Tracce. Nichilismo moderno postmoderno, Milano, Multhipla, pp. 174; 2nd  edition with a new introduction, Milano, Mimesis, 2006, pp. 173

1981

Differenze. La filosofia francese dopo lo strutturalismo, Milano, Multhipla, pp. 228; 2nd edition with a new introduction, Milano, Edizioni AlboVersorio, 2007, pp. 158