04/10 Lecture [IN DUTCH]: Stine Jensen on Vulnerability

04 oktober 2021 12:30 t/m 13:30 - Door: Communication | Zet in mijn agenda

Being vulnerable might be the scariest thing you can do. So why would you? We’ve invited well-known author and philosopher Stine Jensen. She is most known for her work on the Dutch television programme HUMAN. In this lecture at X, she’ll talk about vulnerability.

In the week of the 4th of October Career & Counseling Services is celebrating their 50th anniversary of student psychologists on Campus. The theme of this special occasion is vulnerability. C&CS, Studium Generale and X joined forces and have invited Stine Jensen to give a lecture [IN DUTCH] on vulnerability. Stine Jensen wrote a book that is called ‘Faalmoed’ which translates into failing courage.

Only a few lucky student and PhD candidates can join this lecture offline in X’s Theatre Hall. Do you want to be there? Please make sure to enroll in time. But no worries, you can also join the lecture online via YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7FnSTHpkbQo.


Enrol via the button below. Did you enrol and are you last-minute unable to come to the lecture? Please let us know, so we can give your seat to someone else that is interested. When we’ve reached the maximum capacity and you are interested to be on the waiting list, you can e-mail the hosts: hosts-x@tudelft.nl.

About the book ‘Faalmoed’

The insecure, that is all of us, winning or losing: it’s not a matter of a ‘yes we can mentality’ and individual responsibility. ‘In this book I’m shining my light on the failing, the vulnerable and the flawed individual. We will continue to make mistakes, a lifelong. […] The opportunity to try again is a luxury that we need to cherish. But is it an option to fail in a society that is revolved around success and your accomplishments. How will you deal with the uncertainty when everything comes to a hold? In a world of perfection what does age stand for?’ Over a decade Stine is philosophizing on love, beauty, failing and age. In this book bundle all her ideas come together. Contemporary problems, ancient dilemma’s and personal musings: due to her openness and vulnerability her pieces will speak to a large audience. “Faalmoed” is an ode to the vulnerable person that stumbles through life.




Monday 04/10 | 12:30 - 13:30 | Theatre hall or YouTube | FREE! | In co-op with C&CS & Studium Generale | COVID certificate needed? No


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