Classical german philosophy. University of Padova research group

Conference: “Wirklichkeit” (Padua, June 3-5, 2015)

We are pleased to announce the International Conference on Classical German Philosophy Wirklichkeit that will be held at the University of Padua on June 3rd-5th, 2015. The event is co-sponsored by the University of Venice Ca’ Foscari, and the Internationale Hegel-Vereinigung.


Program Overview

Wednesday, June 3rd 2015

14,00 Greetings

Giuseppe Zaccaria, Rettore dell’Università degli Studi di Padova,

Vincenzo Milanesi, Direttore FISPPA

Francesca Menegoni, Università degli Sudi di Padova

Wirklichkeit und Logik / ‚Wirklichkeit‘ and Logic

14,30 – 15,45: Stephen Houlgate (Warwick): “Thought and Being in Hegel’s Logic”

15,45 – 17,00: Robert Pippin (Chicago): “Senses of Wirklichkeit in Hegel’s Wissenschaft der Logik: Metaphysics and Modality”

Coffee break

17,30 – 18-45: Pirmin Stekeler-Weithofer (Leipzig): “Begriffsanalyse des Wirklichen im Kontrast
zu einem Realismus als metaphysische Glaubensontologie”


Thursday, June 4th 2015

Wirklichkeit und Wirken / ‚Wirklichkeit‘ and Action

09,00 – 10,15: Angelica Nuzzo (New York): “Wirklichkeit and Wirken: Hegel’s Logic of Action”

10,15 – 11,30: Jean-François Kervégan (Paris): “ “Was wirklich ist, kann wirken”. Réflexions sur le statut logique de l’effectivité et sa portée dans la philosophie de l’esprit”

Coffee break

12,00 – 13,15: Christoph Halbig (Zürich): “Nihilismus, Konstruktivismus, Realismus? – Überlegungen zum Theorietyp von Hegels Metaethik”

Wirklichkeit und Freiheit / ‚Wirklichkeit‘ and Freedom

15.00 – 16,15: Sally Sedgwick (Chicago):   “Reconciling ourselves to the Contingency that is a Moment of Actuality:  Hegel on Freedom’s Transformative Nature”

16,15 – 17,30: Birgit Sandkaulen (Bochum): “Wie wirklich ist das Individuum?”

Coffee break

18,00 – 19,15: Lucio Cortella (Venezia): “Das Geistige allein ist das Wirkliche”. Über den Hegelschen Begriff der Wirklichkeit”


Friday, June 5th 2015

Wirklichkeit und Ontologie / Wirklichkeit and Ontology

09,00 – 10,15: Dietmar Heidemann (Luxembourg): “Gibt es bei Hegel das Problem des Realismus?”

10,15 – 11,30: Gunnar Hindrichs (Basel): “Probleme gebundener Ontologie”

Coffee break

12,00 – 13,15: Luca Illetterati (Padova): “The One and Only Content of Philosophy. Ontology and Epistemology in Hegel’s Concept of Wirklichkeit


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