Workshop: “German Idealism and Early 20th Century French Philosophy” (London, June 15th-16th, 2016)

We are glad to inform that the International Workshop “German Idealism and Early 20th Century French Philosophy” will be held at the Senate House Building, London, on June 15th-16th, 2016.


Wednesday, June 15th

12.15 – 13:15 Coffee and welcome

13.15 – 14.00 Flavio Marelli (University of Fribourg), ‘Merleau-Ponty’s account of form and body as a re-appropriation of Kant’

14.15 – 15.00 Anne Clausen (University of Göttingen), ‘Conscience in Kant and Levinas’

15.30 – 17.00 Christine Battersby (University of Warwick), ‘Beauvoir’s Early Passion for Schopenhauer: Of Soap-Bubbles, Disappearance and After-Effects’

19:00 Workshop Dinner

Thursday, June 16th

9.30 – 10.15 Coffee

10.15 – 11.45 Henry Somers-Hall (Royal Holloway, University of London)

12.00 – 12.45 Masa Kosugi (Goldsmiths, University of London), ‘The Middle Ground Between Two Kinds of Life: Bergson’s Intuition as Overcoming and Retrieval of Kantian Finitude’

12.45 – 13.45 Lunch

13.45-14.30 Johannes Niederhauser (University of Warwick), ‘Time and Free Will: A Kantian Response to Bergson’

14.45 – 15.30 Tom Giesbers (Utrecht), ‘Klossowski’s Hamann’

16.00 – 17.30 Len Lawlor (Penn State), ‘The Dualism of Truth and Freedom in Foucault’s Introduction to Kant’s Anthropology’

The workshop is free, but registration is required. More information here.

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