Just to clarify that the Jessop Building is not Jessop West!

Jessop West is the colourful, stripy building… The Jessop Building is next door, a bit further down along the road – a Victorian building that used to be part of the old maternity hospital.

Seminar room 117 is on the first floor.

The text is the first chapter of (the English translation of) Jacques Rancière’s The Ignorant Schoolmaster.