Date of Birth: 8 January 1984
Education: Doctorate
Research Title: Research Fellow, PhD
University Title: Assistant Professor


Research interests


  • Scholarship of French government, Université Paris 8, May-June 2009.


  • Violence of history and rebuilding the world in the cinema of Jia Zhangke. Dissecting violence: structures, imaginaries, resistances, Amsterdam School for Cultural Analysis, Amesterdam, 4 April 2018.
  • Beggars of the ideal: Rancière's Hegel. Concept/s: Hegel's Aesthetics, Museum of Modern Art, Ljubljana, 12 January 2018.
  • Tightrope walking: French philosophy, film criticism, and Jia Zhangkeʼs Still Life. International Symposium on Aesthetics in Contemporary Chinese Art Criticism, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, 31 July 2017.
  • From Melancholy of Form to Metaphysics of Happiness: Form and Feeling in Adorno and Badiou. Badiou and the Presence of Philosophy: Crossing the French-German Border International Conference, Berlin University of the Arts, Berlin, 29–30 January 2016.
  • Cuts in the “Universal Undulation”: Deleuze, Badiou and the (anti)representational event(s). The Real of Reality: International Conference on Philosophy and Film, ZKM Center for Art and Media, Karlsruhe, 5 November 2016.
  • Metaphorical and Metonymical Equality: From Rhetoric to Aesthetics. Estetski režim umetnosti: razsežnosti Rancièrove teorije, Zavod Maska in Slovensko društvo za estetiko, Ljubljana, 27–28 November 2015.
  • Aesthetics and “the ontological need”. 5th International Critical Theory Conference of Rome, John Felice Rome Center of Loyola University Chicago, Rome, 8 May 2012.
Selected publications


Articles (A Selection)


  • Rethinking representation in ontology and aesthetics via Badiou and Rancière. Theory, culture & society (online first, 2018), doi:
  • Proustian developments: the world and object of photography. Substance: a review of theory and literary criticism, 46. 3 (2017),
  • “Sans cause”: affect and truth in Marcel Proust. Filozofski vestnik, 38. 3 (2017).
  • Metaphorical and metonymical equality: from a rhetoric of society to an aesthetics of politics. Maska 32. 185/186 (2017).
  • Melancholy, or the metaphysics of fictional sadness. Filozofski vestnik, 37. 1 (2016).
  • All too inhuman: the limits of ethical imagination. V: ROSPIDE, Maylis (ur.), SORLIN, Sandrine (ur.). The ethics and poetics of alterity: new perspectives on genre literature. Newcastle upon Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2015.
  • (Co-author) Outline of an ethics assessment framework: main results of the SATORI project.


  • Laclau, Ernesto. Arcticulations and the Limits of Metaphor. Filozofski vestnik, 30.1 (2009).
  • Derrida, Jacques. L’animal que donc je suis (à suivre). Problemi, 49.1-2 (2011).
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Selected projects

Conditions and Problems of Contemporary Philosophy III (research program • 1 January 201531 December 2015)

The Philosophy of Crisis: Economy - Politics - Ecology (fundamental research project • 1 August 201331 July 2016)

SATORI - Stakeholders Acting Together On the ethical impact assessment of Research and Innovation (framework program • 1 January 201430 September 2017)

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contemporary philosophy • aesthetics • ontology • political philosophy