He died at the age of 88.
In France June 1 died, the philosopher and writer Michel Serres. This was announced by the publishing house, Le Pommier, which produced his book, reports the Chronicle.info with reference to Know.
Serre died at the age of 88 years on Saturday around 19:00. He was surrounded by family and friends.
Michel Serre was born on 1 September 1930. He is the author of about 80 books, his works have been translated into Russian language. His latest book “Naughty morality” was published in February.
In the 1960s he taught with Michel Foucault at the University of Clermont-Ferrand, and later headed the Department of history of science at the Sorbonne. Serre also taught in the French Academy, where he was elected in 1990 teaching activities.