Monday, June 07, 2010
"Reading Sartre: on Phenomenology and Existentialism," École Normale Supérieure, September 20-21, 2010.
A two-day conference on Sartre's philosophy of the 1930s and 1940s. Conference will launch the book Jonathan Webber, ed. Reading Sartre: On Phenomenology and Existentialism. London: Routledge, 2010. Papers include: The Ethics of Authenticity – Christine Daigle (Brock) Imagination in Non-Representational Painting – Andreas Elpidorou (Boston) What Is It Like To Be Free? – Matthew C. Eshleman (North Carolina Wilmington) The Transcendental Dimension of Sartre’s Philosophy – Sebastian Gardner (UCL) Being Colonized – Azzedine Haddour (UCL) A Sartrean Critique of Introspection – Anthony Hatzimoysis (Athens) Imagination and Affective Response – Robert Hopkins (Sheffield) The Significance of Context in Illustrative Examples – Andrew Leak (UCL) The Graceful, the Ungraceful, and the Disgraceful – Katherine J. Morris (Oxford) Magic in Sartre’s Early Philosophy – Sarah Richmond (UCL) Alienation, Objectification, and the Primacy of Virtue – Alan Thomas (Tilburg) Bad Faith and the Other – Jonathan Webber (Cardiff) Pre-Reflective Self-Consciousness and the Autobiographical Ego – Kenneth Williford (Texas Arlington) Shame and the Exposed Self – Dan Zahavi (Copenhagen) Further information may be found here: http://www.jonathanwebber.co.uk/reading-sartre.html.