Crisis and tradition: Phenomenological horizons

CRISIS AND TRADITION: PHENOMENOLOGICAL HORIZONS

[N.B. Program revised 18. 3. ]

Opening seminar of the research project
European Rationality in the Break from Modernity:
Studies in Phenomenology and Hermeneutics

March 27-28, 2008
Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies, seminar room 136
Fabianinkatu 24, 1st floor
Helsinki, Finland


Thursday, March 27

CRISIS AND TRADITION
Chair: Virpi Lehtinen

10.00-10.15
Sara Heinämaa (University of Helsinki):
Welcome

10.15-11.30
David Carr (Emory University, Atlanta):
Husserl's Crisis as Philosophy of History

11.30-12.45
Lunch

12.45-13.45
Timo Miettinen (University of Helsinki):
From Reaction to Resolution: The Radicality of Husserl's Crisis

13.45-14.00
Coffee

14.00-15.00
Jussi Backman (University of Helsinki):
The Crisis of Presence: Parmenides, Heidegger and the Initial Decision of
Thinking

16.15-17.45
Research seminar, Departments of Philosophy and Social and Moral Philosophy
(Siltavuorenpenger 20 A, 2nd floor, room 222)
Anthony Steinbock (Southern Illinois University, Carbondale):
The Crisis Problematic in Husserl's Generative Phenomenology


Friday, March 28

PHENOMENOLOGICAL HORIZONS
Chair: Susanna Lindberg

9.30-10.45
Anthony Steinbock:
Religious Experience, Mysticism, and the Question of Evidence

10.45-11.45
Joona Taipale (University of Helsinki):
Intersubjectivity and Nature

11.45-13.00
Lunch

13.00-14.00
Ulrika Björk (University of Helsinki):
Genesis and the Disintegration of the Given: On Personal Persistence

14.00-14.15
Coffee

14.15-15.15
Sara Heinämaa:
Husserl's Ethics of Renewal: A Personalistic Approach

16.15-17.45
Research seminar, Departments of Philosophy and Social and Moral Philosophy
(Siltavuorenpenger 20 A, 2nd floor, room 222)
David Carr:
9/11 x 2: The Experience of History


The seminar is open for all.
For more information, please contact Joona Taipale
(joona.taipale (at) helsinki.fi).